NKWE ya BORONZI (NB)
(Bravery Award Bronze)
Awarded to members who have distinguished
themselves by performing acts of bravery during
Language of origin: SEPEDI
Medal distinction: LEOPARD
Ribbon colour design: BRONZE (Silver) 6mm
and SKY BLUE (Blue Crane) 20mm
The honours for meritorious conduct may be
awarded to officers and other ranks of the SANDF
who have distinguished themselves by exceptional
leadership or exceptional meritorious service
and the utmost devotion to duty. A bar may be
awarded for a successive similar achievement.
The award of the decorations for service in
active military operations shall be indicated by
the distinguishing insignia according to the
Service in which the recipient was serving, eg
in Army uniform: Crossed swords; Air Force
uniform: Eagle; Naval uniform: Anchor and
Military Health uniform: Rod of Aesculapius.
- Distinguished Conduct.
- Distinguished above others.
- Incident/different incidents.
- Sustained high performance.
- More than normal.
- Positive conduct sheet.
Exceptional Combat Leadership
- Incidents/Deeds depicting outstanding leadership
- Result of operation in favour of SANDF.
- Create trust amongst fellow soldiers.
- Places a high premium on the prevention of the
loss of lives.
- Careful execution of operational plan.