1969 Special Honours (New Zealand)

The 1969 Special Honours in New Zealand was a Special Honours List dated 14 November 1969, in which 29 people were awarded the Polar Medal, for distinguished services in scientific research and exploration as members of annual New Zealand expeditions to Antarctica.[1]

Polar MedalEdit


  1. ^ "Award of the Polar Medal" (PDF). New Zealand Gazette (76). 20 November 1969. p. 2344.