Award Winners Order of Australia Winners List

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List of Order of Australia winners from every year the award has been given out. All Order of Australia winners are listed below in order of popularity, but can be sorted by any column. People who won the Order of Australia award are listed along with photos for every Order of Australia winner that has a picture associated with their name online. You can click on the name of the Order of Australia award recipients to get more information about each. People who won the Order of Australia are usually listed by year, but on this list you've got a complete list of Order of Australia winners from all years. If this proves to not be a full list of Order of Australia winners, you can help make it so by adding to this one. This list includes the most memorable and well-known Order of Australia winners of all time. Anybody who won the Order of Australia usually has a picture associated with their name, so all the Order of Australia-winning people are listed here with photos when available. This list spans the history of the Order of Australia, so most of the famous Order of Australia winners are here and can be a good starting point for making a list of your favorites. This list answers the question "who are all the people who have ever won Order of Australia?" If you're looking for all the nominees, you can click the links above the title of this page to the Listopedia page where you'll find a directory of award nominees, as well as the rest of the award winners lists we have. You may copy this fact-based list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your views, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you use on a regular basis. This list is made up of many different items, including Victor Chang and Chris Barrie. (18 items)

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Alan Beaumont is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Order of Australia Winners List
Admiral Alan Lee Beaumont AC RAN was a senior officer within the Royal Australian Navy, eventually serving as Chief of the Australian Defence Force from 1993 until 1995.

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Angus Houston is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Order of Australia Winners List
Angus Houston Air Chief Marshal Sir Allan Grant "Angus" Houston AK, AC, AFC is a retired senior officer of the Royal Australian Air Force. He served as Chief of Air Force from 20 June 2001 and then ...more

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Chris Barrie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Order of Australia Winners List
Chris Barrie Admiral Christopher Alexander "Chris" Barrie AC, RAN is a retired senior officer of the Royal Australian Navy, who served as Chief of the Defence Force from 4 July 1998 to 3 July

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Michael Hudson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Order of Australia Winners List
Michael Hudson Admiral Michael Wyndham Hudson AC, RAN was a senior officer in the Royal Australian Navy, particularly notable for playing an important role in the introduction of the Collins class submarines, ...more

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Peter Gration is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Order of Australia Winners List
General Peter Courtney Gration AC, OBE is a retired senior Australian Army officer who served in the positions of Chief of the General Staff and Chief of the Defence Force; the professional head ...more

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David Stevenson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Order of Australia Winners List
David Stevenson Vice Admiral Sir Hugh David Stevenson AC, KBE, RAN was a senior officer of the Royal Australian Navy, serving as Chief of Naval Staff from 1973 to 1976.

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Peter Leahy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Order of Australia Winners List
Peter Leahy Lieutenant General Peter Francis Leahy AC is a retired senior officer of the Australian Army, whose military career culminated with his appointment as Chief of the Army from 2002 until 2008. He ...more

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Edward Dunlop is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Order of Australia Winners List
Colonel Sir Ernest Edward "Weary" Dunlop, AC, CMG, OBE was an Australian surgeon who was renowned for his leadership while being held prisoner by the Japanese during World War II.

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Frank Hassett is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Order of Australia Winners List
Frank Hassett General Sir Francis George "Frank" Hassett AC, KBE, CB, DSO, LVO was an Australian general who rose to the position of Chief of the Defence Force Staff, the professional head of the ...more

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Tom Lewis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Order of Australia Winners List
Tom Lewis Dr Thomas Anthony 'Tom' Lewis, OAM is an Australian author, military historian, editor, and former naval officer. An author since 1989, Lewis worked as a high school teacher, and served as naval ...more

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Victor Chang is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Order of Australia Winners List
Victor Peter Chang, AC, was a Chinese-Australian cardiac surgeon and a pioneer of modern heart transplantation. Born in Shanghai to Australian-born Chinese parents, he grew up in Hong Kong ...more

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John Baker is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Order of Australia Winners List
General John Stuart Baker, AC DSM was an Australian army general. Entering the Australian Royal Military College, Duntroon in 1954, he rose to the most senior position in the Australian Defence ...more

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John Carew Eccles is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Order of Australia Winners List
Sir John Carew Eccles, AC FRS FRACP FRSNZ FAAS was an Australian neurophysiologist and philosopher who won the 1963 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his work on the synapse. He shared ...more

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Keith Payne is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Order of Australia Winners List
Keith Payne Keith Payne VC, OAM is an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest decoration for gallantry "in the face of the enemy" awarded to members of the British and Commonwealth ...more

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Nancy Wake is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Order of Australia Winners List
Nancy Grace Augusta Wake AC, GM served as a British Special Operations Executive agent during the later part of World War II. She became a leading figure in the maquis groups of the French ...more

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Peter Cosgrove is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Order of Australia Winners List
Peter Cosgrove General Sir Peter John Cosgrove, AK, MC is a retired senior Australian Army officer and the 26th and current Governor-General of Australia. A graduate of the Royal Military College, Duntroon, ...more

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Robert May, Baron May of Oxfor... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Order of Australia Winners List
Robert McCredie May, Baron May of Oxford, OM, AC, FRS, FAA, FTSE, FRSN, HonFAIB, HonFREng is an Australian scientist who has been Chief Scientific Adviser to the UK Government, President of the ...more

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Victor Smith is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Order of Australia Winners List
Victor Smith Admiral Sir Victor Alfred Trumper Smith AC, KBE, CB, DSC, RAN was a senior officer in the Royal Australian Navy, eventually becoming the first Australian to achieve the rank of admiral and ...more