Over a Third of UK Members Polled Respond to the recent OMRS Convention Survey

In December the OMRS Committee sent out a survey to all UK based members with an email address to ask what exactly members wanted in a future convention.


This survey has received an overwhelmingly positive and useful response and the Committee are extremely grateful to all who took the...

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The OMRS has formed a Convention sub-committee to enable it to plan for this years Convention so members, please watch this space for updates which will be posted as soon as they become available....

The Naval Historical Collectors & Research Association (NHC&RA) quarterly journal 'The Review' has been scanned by The Military Historical Society and is now word searchable. It is available from 1 February 2023 on www.militaryhistoricalsociety.co.uk for MHS members. ...

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EUROPE CONVENTION - AMSTERDAM 2023


The President and Board of the Dutch Research Society of Orders and Decorations (SRO) invite you to the  XVI European Conference of Phaleristic Societies. The theme of the conference is "Maritime”.

Participants will be staying in the Leonardo Royal Hotel Amsterdam, Paul van Vlissingenstraat 24, 1096 BK,  Amsterdam.


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Our Society exists to promote a general interest in the study of orders, decorations and medals and to actively encourage and publish research into all aspects of civil and military medals, with a particular focus on those issued by Great Britain and the Commonwealth countries.

Members’ interests range from awards for gallantry in battle, or bravery in saving life, through forgotten wars and far-flung campaigns, to long and meritorious public service away from the limelight. Research interests stretch from pure numismatics, through the military or social history surrounding the circumstances of awards, to the genealogy of the medal recipient.