Orders, Decorations and Medals of Czechoslovakia

Links and Other References


I am grateful to the Office of the President of the Czech Republic for allowing me to use pictures and information from the official website, and to Vladimír Jašek and Jan Sehnal for images kindly sent.

Grateful thanks to Dix Noonan Web, Morton & Eden and San Giogio Aste, who have permitted the use of images from their catalogues.


Prague Castle (official site of the President of Czechoslovakia - State Decorations

Ministry of Defence - Military Awards and Decorations

Antonio Prieto Barrio - Ribbons of the Czech Republic - Page 1 - Page 2 - Page 3 - Page 4 - Page 5 - Page 6 - Page 7 - Page 8 - Page 9

Antonio Prieto Barrio - Ribbons of Czechoslovakia - Page 1 - Page 2

David Devine - Rusty Knight's Place: Czechoslovakian Medals

Lucasz Gaszewski - Orders and Decorations of the Czechoslovak Socialist Republic 1945-1990 - ribbon chart.

Vladimír Jašek - Czechoslovak Orders and Medals

Ilja Repetski - World Awards: Czechoslovakia

Eric Semon - Décorations Tchèques

Ladislav Vallo - Czechoslovakian Customs Medals & Badges - a collection of information about the insignia of the customs service from 1952 to date. (Archived November 2018)


Yuri Yashnev - For Merit: Czech Republic - actually covers all periods.

MedalBook - Czechoslovakia

Text References

Ball, R.W.D., and Peters, P. (1994) Military Medals, Decorations & Orders of the United States & Europe: A photographic study to the beginning of WW2. Atglen, PA, Schiffer Publishing Ltd.

Furmánek, J. & Šimùnek, P. (2007) Vojenská resortní vyznamenání, medaile a odznaky Ministerstvo obrany Èeské republiky

Hieronymussen, P. (1967) Orders, Medals and Decorations of Britain and Europe Blandford, London.

Sukeník, L. & Novotný, V. (1997) Československé vyznamenání 1918-1948, Hodonin: OBaZP.

Sukeník, L. & Novotný, V. (1999) Československé a České řády a vyznamenání 1948-2000.

World Medals Index ODM of Czechoslovakia Text List Ribbons

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