German Democratic Republic: Hero of the German Democratic Republic

Ehrentitel Held der DDR

Ribbon: Dark red (medal always worn entire).

Instituted: 28 October 1975.

Awarded: For extraordinary achievements and contributions through heroic deeds for the GDR, which have developed and strengthened the nation, promoted its international recognition and authority and to secure its military protection.

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