Medal of Independence


Medal of Independence

Medal of Independence may refer to:

  • Cross of Independence (Krzyż Niepodległości), one of the highest Polish military decorations between World Wars I and II.
  • Fijian Independence Medal (see Fijian honours system).
  • Philippine Independence Medal, a Philippine military decoration awarded to military personnel who had participated in World War II.
  • Medal of Independence (Turkey) (İstiklal Madalyası), a Turkish military decoration awarded to military personnel and civilians who had made important contributions to the country during the Turkish War of Independence.
  • Medal of Independence (Vietnam), one of the highest Vietnamese decorations since 1947.
  • Zimbabwean Independence Medal, 1980.



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