Republic of South Africa: Pro Patria Medal

Pro Patria Medalje

Ribbon: Orange with white edge stripes and a double blue central stripe.

Instituted: 23 October 1974.
Discontinued: 27 April 2003.

Awarded: For a minimum of 60 days (later 55 days) service in the prevention or suppression of terrorism and, after 1977, in defence of South Africa or for death or being wounded in combat.

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