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Name: GIAWA, Benar

Award: Bravery Medal

The Bravery Medal is only awarded for acts of bravery in hazardous circumstances.

Post-nominal: BM

Date granted: 02 March 2009

State: n/a

Suburb: Republic of Indonesia

Postcode: n/a

Country: Australia

Citation:

On the afternoon of 2 April 2005, Mr Giawa helped rescue two Australian servicemen from a Royal Australian Navy Sea King helicopter crash on Nias Island, Indonesia.