Awards and Decorations of Nolland

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The Nollandish honours system comprises the various titles, awards and decorations which can be bestowed by the Tsardom of Nolland, typically by the Monarch. The honours system was established by the Nollandish 2018 Constitution, and has been expanded upon by several Imperial Decrees. Civilians can be knighted into one of the five orders of chivalry, with military awards consisting of military medals for individuals and battle honours for military units.


Orders of Chivalry

Most Serene Order of Saint Michael

The Most Serene Order of Saint Michael is named after Saint Michael, one of the two patron saints of Nolland. Having previously existed in a mix of decrees and acts of parliament, the Order's current iteration is governed by the Nollandish Constitution. The Order exists to promote achievement, national service and fostering international cooperation. The Order has three grades:

  • Knights Companion/Dames Companion (KCM), with a maximum quota of 32.
  • Stranger Knight, awarded to foreign nationals.
  • Imperial Knight, awarded to members of the Imperial Family.

Knights/Dames Companion

Stranger Knights

  • Sir Carlüs Xheraltescu - appointed 1 Jan 2019
  • Sir Joseph Kennedy, Viscount of Oldville - appointed 17 June 2018

Imperial Knights

No appointments to this grade have been made yet.

Order of the White Dove

The Order of the White Dove shall exist to promote diplomacy, international cooperation and cultural development. Named after the symbol of peace, the White Dove, the Order's current iteration is governed by the Nollandish Constitution having previously existed in a mix of decrees and acts of parliament. The Order has five grades, with members at the grades Knight/Dame Commander and Knight/Dame being permitted to use "Sir" or "Dame" prior to their name:

  • Knight Commander/Dame Commander (KCD)
  • Knight/Dame (KD)
  • Commander (CD)
  • Officer (OWD)
  • Member (WD)

Knight/Dame Commanders

Knights/Dames

Commanders

  • Jason Brown CD - appointed 3 April 2019
  • Cameron Gordon CD - appointed 3 April 2019
  • Katharine Macy CD - appointed 3 April 2019
  • Huw James CD - appointed 3 April 2019

Officers

  • Alex Kneller OWD - appointed 3 April 2019
  • Dylan Nykamp OWD - appointed 3 April 2019
  • Tom Smith OWD - appointed 3 April 2019
  • Matt Ward-Perkins OWD - appointed 3 April 2019

Members

Order of Merit

The Order of Merit was created with the 2019 New Year Honours List. It exists to be awarded to individuals in recognition of civil merit, with a single grade of "Member" existing. Members are entitled to place "OM" after their names.

Members