Federal Republic of Nigeria: Defence Service Medal 1967-70

Ribbon: Orange with red and white edges.

Instituted: 1970.

Awarded: To members of the armed forces for participation on the government side in the Civil War that raged after the secessionist declaration of the Republic of Biafra.

Obverse Reverse
World Medals Index Text List Ribbon Chart References

Page last updated: 23 July 2023