Awarded exclusively for any operational
service not recognized by the institution of
another medal intended for a particular
operation or campaign.
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
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
Brave or Meritorious Conduct or Devotion
- Strict fulfillment of duty.
- Measurable task performance.
- Progress and Control.
- Unselfish actions.
- Positive conduct sheet.