Societies and Discussion Group Links
SA Gongs - South Asian Decorations and Medals Discussion Board
Onderscheidingen forum - Dutch-language forum mostly focussed on the medals of the Netherlands
Stirnpanzer - primary focus is German awards & other militaria from all periods, but other good stuff as well
Finnish Awards - comprehensive forum discussing all manner of Finish militaria and insignia, as well as awards.
Ed DeLoach - The Orders, Awards and Decorations Forum - one of the first, now just about defunct, alas
Forum Insignes et Médailles - (mostly) French-language community discussing world ODM
International Phaleristics Association - a new international organisation dedicated to the study of orders, decorations, and medals worldwide.
The Orders and Medals Society of America - includes an excellent Database of world awards, an Index to their publications, book reviews, website links (particularly good on military sites)... and the OMSA's own awards and medals.
Ordenshistorisk Selskab - The Orders and Medals Society of Denmark
Bund Deutscher Ordenssammler - The Orders and Medals Society of Germany
Studiekring Faleristiek vzw - the Belgian Phaleristic Association
Studiekring Ridderorden en Onderscheidingen - Dutch Society for the Study of Orders and Awards
Academia Falerística de Portugal - Portuguese Phaleristics Academy
Österreichischen Gesellschaft für Ordenskunde - Austrian Society for the Study of Orders
If you know of any good links, please let me know.
Page last updated: 2 August 2023