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Default Ordering the retrieved dates from Database

I am retrieving the data from Oracle using JDBC API. I want to get the last 24 months starting from current month and the respective count of records.
I wrote the query as shown below:
(TIMESTAMP is of Data type DATE)


However, i cannot order by MONTH_YEAR as that will be ordered by alphabets(A,B,C..) as MONTH_YEAR is a string.
What i would appreciate is if anyone could point me how to order the result by date either on the DB query or on the Java end.

Thanks in advance!

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