Honours, medals and awards

Canadian military honours and recognition, including orders, decorations, medals, insignia, departmental awards and memorials. Apply for replacement medals and search historical award citations. 

Services and information

Medals chart

Orders, decorations and medals. The sequence to wear them.

Medal application form

Former military members apply for medals here.

Pro Valore: Canada's Victoria Cross

Story of the Victoria Cross and the Canadians who were awarded the medal.

Making our Victoria Cross

History, design and manufacturing process of the made-in-Canada Victoria Cross.

Victoria Cross recipients

81 Canadian Forces members who were awarded the Victoria Cross.

1867 Confederation Medal

History and specifications of Canada's first military honour.

Army honours 1939-1945

Search Second World War honours and awards citations by name, date, medal type and unit.

DH&R publications

Publications produced by the Directorate of Honours and Recognition.

Medals contacts

Contacts to apply for a medal, replace a medal or ask a question.


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