Memorial Cross, New Zealand

A New Zealand Memorial Cross held within a black case. The silver cross is attached via a jumpring to a long length of purple ribbon. The cross is surmounted by a St Edward Crown with fern leaves at the end of each arm, in the centre, within a wreath. The Royal Cypher " G VI R " features at the centre. " NZ404522 [/] P / O A.R. ABBOTT [/] R [in a circle] [/] STERLING " is marked on the reverse.
See full details

Object detail

Subject person
Credit line
This cross was granted to the next of kin of Pilot Officer Alexander Abbott who was killed in action on 12 February 1942 while serving in the Royal New Zealand Air Force, 455 Squadron.
Accession number
Collection type


My shortlist

Explore other objects by colour

Public comments

Be the first to comment on this object record.

Google reCaptchaThis site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.