If anyone knows of any other references, please let me know at

The references for the medals are generally found in the same references as the medals of French Indochina, see that page for the common references:


For articles specifically on these medals and orders:

Articles (see here):

(Note: This does not include anything from Symbols et Traditions before N° 61 Janvier - Février - Mars 1972). If anyone has any information about articles from earlier issues, or can put me in touch with these issues to review, pelase let me know.)

1 Lt. Col. P. Rullier, "L'ordre du mérite civil et l'ordre du mérite militaire de la Fédération Thaï", Carnet de la Sabretache, No 438, October 1968.
2 James Peterson, "The Medals of the Federation of Thai", The Medal Collector, August 1971.
3 F.C. Brown and V.R. Brook, "The T'ai Federation: Establishment, Abolition, and Aftermath", The Medal Collector, November 1976.
4 Ernest J. Fischer, "The Order of Military Merit of the Federation T'ai", The Medal Collector, January 1979.
5 F.C. Brown and V.R. Brook, "Identification Requested (Territoire Autonome Nung Medal)", The Medal Collector, August 1978.

Other References :

1 J. Silvestre, "Notes sur les châu lao du Tonkin", Excursions et Reconnaissances, (Saigon), XI, No. 26, III-IV, March-April 1886, p.169-172. (Information about the Tai language.) (see here)
2 (Black Tai language info)