• Appendix C - Name suffix

    Abbreviation

    Name suffix

    II

    Second

    III

    Third

    IV

    Fourth

    AC

    Companion of the Order of Australia

    CH

    Companion of Honour

    ESQ

    Esquire

    JNR

    Junior

    MHA

    Member of the House of Assembly

    MLC

    Member of the Legislative Council

    MP

    Member of Parliament

    SNR

    Senior

    BM

    Bravery Medal

    BEM

    British Empire Medal

    COMDC

    Commissioner of Declarations

    CV

    Cross of Valour

    DFM

    Distinguished Flying Medal

    DSC

    Distinguished Service Cross

    DSM

    Distinguished Service Medal

    GC

    George Cross

    KB

    Knight Bachelor

    KCMG/DCMG

    Knight/Dame Commander of the Order of Saint Michael and Saint George

    KCB/DCB

    Knight/Dame Commander of the Order of the Bath

    KBE/DBE

    Knight/Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire

    KCVO/DCVO

    Knight/Dame Commander of the Royal Victorian Order

    AK/AD

    Knight/Dame of the Order of Australia

    KG

    Knight of the Garter

    KT

    Knight of the Thistle

    OAM

    Medal of the Order of Australia – Order of St John

    MHR

    Member of the House of Representatives

    MLA

    Member of the Legislative Assembly

    AM

    Member of the Order or Australian

    MBE

    Member of the Order of the British Empire

    MC

    Military Cross

    OC

    Officer Commanding

    AO

    Officer of the Order of Australia

    OBE

    Office of the Order of the British Empire

    OM

    Order of Merit

    QC

    Queens Council

    SC

    Star of Courage

    VC

    Victoria Cross

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