August 2, 2021

OAM for Richard Kenny

Name Mr Richard Edward KENNY
Award Medal of the Order of Australia
Post-Nominal OAM
Date Granted 14th of June, 2021
State QLD
Suburb n/a
Postcode n/a
Citation
For service to rifle and pistol shooting, and to veterans.
Media Note

Brisbane Mariners Rifle Club

  • Captain/President, 2006-2015.
  • Member, since 2000.
  • Life Member, 2017.

Service Pistol Club of Queensland

  • Chief Range Officer, since 2020.
  • Member, since 2016.

Queensland Rifle Association

  • Former President, Metropolitan District Rifle Association.

7RAR, Royal Australian Regiment Association

  • Life Member, since 1990.
  • Former National Secretary.
  • Founding Member.

Career

  • Director, Maritime Safety, Queensland Transport, 1998-2001.
  • Chief Executive Officer, Townsville Port Authority, 1988-1997.

Australian Army

  • Discharged, 1976.
  • Enlisted, 1967.

Awards and recognition include:

  • Australian Active Service Medal 1945-75 with Clasp VIETNAM.
  • Vietnam Medal
  • Australian Defence Medal.
  • Anniversary of National Service 1951-1972 Medal.
  • Vietnam Campaign Medal.
  • Infantry Combat Badge.

 

 

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