Honours and Awards

This page acknowledges any honours, awards and medals awarded to members of the Snitch families.  If you have any details of other Snitch’s who have been awarded medals can you please contact me with these details so that their award can be recognised on this site, thanks.

NameDOBHonour/Award/MedalsRegimentYear Awarded 
Thomas Snitch1804Cabul Medal (1842), Afghanistan Medal awarded for engagements at Mazeena & Tezeen  31 Regiment of Foot1842 
John Thomas Snitch1876Victory Medal (1914-1919), British War Medal (1914-1918)Queen’s Regiment (Labour Corps)1919
Victory Medal of 1919
Alfred George Snitch1887Victory Medal (1914-1919), British War Medal (1914-1918), 1914 StarRoyal Engineers, Postal Section1919
Victory Medal of 1919
Albert Victor Snitch18921914 StarRoyal Flying Corps  
Harry Bernard Snitch1898Victory Medal (1914-1919), British War Medal (1914-1918)Oxford & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry,
King’s Royal Rifle Corps,
London Regiment
Victory Medal of 1919
Albert James Snitch   1901 Victory Medal (1914-1919), British War Medal (1914-1918), 
Defence Medal
Royal Navy1919 – 1945
Victory Medal of 1919
Robert Richard Snitch1903Victory Medal (1914-1919), British War Medal (1914-1918)Royal Navy1919
Victory Medal of 1919
Edward Norman Snitch1918George Medal (for Bravery)Police1952 
Douglas Leonard Snitch1931General Service Medal (1963 Canal Zone), Confrontation Medal (Borneo & Malay Peninsular), Long Service and Good Conduct Medal, Pingat Jasa Malaysia MedalRoyal Navy1963 – 1964 – 1963 – 1964 
Peter Alan Snitch 1944 B.E.M.  (British Empire Medal), Confrontation Medal (Borneo), 
Long Service and Good Conduct Medal
Royal Air Force1965 – 1988 
Michele Louise Snitch  1969M.B.E.  (Member of British Empire), General Service Medal (NI), Op Telic Medal (Iraq), Boznia Medal (1992-2002), Golden Jubilee Medal (2002), Diamond Jubilee Medal (2012)Royal Air Force  
Fred Snitch?Victory Medal (1914-1919), British War Medal (1914-1918)Middlesex Regiment1919
Victory Medal of 1919
John Robert Snitch1891Victory Medal (1914-1919), British War Medal (1914-1918)Royal Field Artillery1919
Victory Medal of 1919
John Snitch1908 Atlantic Star (1939-1945), Africa Star  (1939-1945), 1939-45 Star (1939-1945), George V War Medal (1939-45)Merchant Navy1945
Atlantic Star
Africa Star
1939 - 45 Star
Paul Alan Snitch1972Golden Jubilee (2002)
Long Service and Good Conduct Medal
(2005), Afghanistan Medal (2012), Diamond Jubilee Medal (2012)
Royal Air Force  
Andrew Frazer Snitch1994Afghanistan Medal (2014)Royal Air Force2014