Jump to content
Gentleman's Military Interest Club
Sign in to follow this  
nickstrenk

Decoration For Bravery-Czechoslovakia

Recommended Posts

Dear collegues,

I would like to introduce to your attention one of my favourite Czechoslovak awards-Decoratin For Bravery-vyznamenanie Za statočnosť.

It was established in 1951 to award for exeptional deeds of courage,valour and heroism in peaceful time.1504 decoration were awarded.Mostly policemen-príslušníci VB,board guards,soldiers,mine rescuers,doctors were obtainig this decoration.I am going to show you some medals with certificates from my collection.

1st version-type ČSR.Only 362 decoratinos by the archives were awarded.

In the front side of medal we can see two branches: lime and laurel together and sign-ČSR

Medal is made from silver,marks are in the ridge of the medal.

The medal n.306 was awarded in 1958 to a board guard Július Varga for extraordinary valour and courage.That we can read  from the certificate.

 

Snímek 002.jpg

Snímek 003.jpg

Snímek 001.jpg

2nd version type ČSSR.

We can see the decoration n.1470 awarded to a a second lieutenant Miroslav Staník,who saved a life to a young man with the risk of his own.The award is from 1985 year.

6839409290.jpg

6839409290_1.jpg

6839409290_2.jpg

6839409290_3.jpg

6839409290_4.jpg

denst.jpg

I will add some more photograps of the cases and the medals numberred-281,1001 and 1088.

2620.jpg

6595816802.jpg

6595816802_1.jpg

IMG_8967.jpg

IMG_8968.jpg

IMG_8969.jpg

Edited by nickstrenk

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I have found some more photos of this award with a small certificate among the other pictures of my collection ,num.281.

IMG_8968.jpg

IMG_8970.jpg

IMG_8971.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Some more pictures.Awarded to 20 years old woman .For disposal of the dangerous criminal.The etue is very rare-the letters are in the calligraphy writing.Compare .

Snímek 001.jpg

Snímek 002.jpg

Snímek 003.jpg

Edited by nickstrenk

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

Sign in to follow this  

×