Republic of Austria: Lifesaving Medal
Goldene Medaille am roten Bande für Verdienste um die Republik Österreich (Lebensrettermedaille)
Ribbon: Red with narrow white edges.
Instituted: 18 June 1957 as Silver and Gold Medals, since 15 February 1968 only awarded in Gold.
Awarded: For saving life at the risk of one's own.
Page last updated: 30 March 2008