Kingdom of Denmark: Medal for Saving Life From Drowning
Medaljen for Druknedes Redning
Ribbon: Red with vertical white stripe and horizontal mixed red and white stripe.
Instituted: 19 August 1812.
Awarded: For saving someone from drowning at great risk to one's own life.
Grades: 2 (Gold and Silver). A second rescue is marked by award of the Medal for Noble Deeds instead.
Page last updated: 23 January 2015