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The decorations and medals awarded to Les Munro. They are: New Zealand Order of Merit, Companion’s neck badge (top). Remainder (left to right): Distinguished Service Order, New Zealand Queen’s Service Order, Distinguished Flying Cross,  1939-45 Star; Air Crew Europe Star with  clasp France and Germany,  Italy Star; Defence and War Medals 1939-45, New Zealand Service Medal 1939-45,  New Zealand 1990 Commemoration Medal.<br />
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The last surviving Dambusters pilot is to sell his gallantry medals awarded for the legendary raid and donate the proceeds to the Bomber Command Memorial fund.<br />
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Squadron Leader Les Munro hopes to raise £50,000 from the sale which will go towards the upkeep of the newly-built memorial dedicated to the 55,573 airmen killed during the Second World War.