Republic of Singapore: Singapore Armed Forces Overseas Service Medal

Ribbon: Purple with a yellow-edged green central stripe.

Instituted: 1973 as Operational and Non-Operational awards.
Revised: 1999.

Awarded: To a member of the SAF who was engaged in service in an area outside Singapore after 9 August 1970. A bronze star is awarded if the service involves hostile action or considerable personal risk.

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