Index
Bravery Awards
Gold
Silver
  Bronze
Merit Awards
  Gold
Silver
  Bronze
Good Service Medal
Campaign Medal
Mention in Dispatches
Unitas Medal
Order of Mapungubwe
Order of Companions of O.R. Tambo
Order of the Baobab

Okhankanyiweho
(Mention in Dispatches)

       

Criteria

Awarded to officers and other ranks of the SANDF who have distinguished themselves in the execution of duty through brave or meritorious conduct, leadership, devotion to duty, praiseworthy service, or other distinguished conduct concerning campaigns, military operations or notable military actions and which actions may not have warranted the award of a particular decoration or medal for such distinguished services.

Guidelines

Brave or Meritorious Conduct or Devotion to Duty

  • Strict fulfillment of duty.
  • Measurable task performance.
  • Procedure.
  • Progress and Control.
  • Unselfish actions.
  • Positive conduct sheet.
  • Creativity.
  • Initiative.

Medal

Language of origin: ISINDEBELE

Medal distinction: 9 POINT STAR (9 Provinces)

Ribbon Colour design: BLUE (Blue crane) 5mm , WHITE (Silver) 2mm , RED (National Flag) 6mm , YELLOW (Gold) 1.5mm  and BLACK (National Flag) 3mm.