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I got today this nice Czech medal and ribbon bar. Can't find any information about it. Can someone help me please. Any info, value, etc would be great! :jumping: AS far I can think its from 50-60s. Made from silver and thats it. Combat or labour award... no idea.



Thanks for looking,


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Hello, Noor!

This is Medal for Merit in the Defence of the Homeland / Medaile "Za zasluhy o obranu vlasti"

The medal was instituted on 8 February 1955 for bravery in defence of the Czechoslovak Republic and its borders.

In 1960, abbreviation "ČSR" became "ČSSR".

Regards, IVB.

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