Republic of South Africa: Military Merit Medal

Ribbon: Light blue with wide orange central stripe and dark blue edges.

Instituted: 9 October 1974 as the Defence Force Commendation Medal.
Renamed: 1993 to Military Merit Medal.
Discontinued: 27 April 2003.

Awarded: For service in the armed forces of a high standard.

Post-nominal letters: MMM.

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