German Democratic Republic: Medal for Long Work in Strengthening the National Defensive Capability
Medaille für langjährige Pflichterfüllung zur Stärkung der Landesverteidigung der DDR
Ribbon: Blue with narrow black, red and yellow edges and central stripes according to length of service.
Instituted: 8 August 1974.
Awarded: For long service showing devotion to duty and exemplary performance in state-owned enterprises and institutions which producted material for national defense purposes.
Grades: 4 (35/40 years, 30 years, 20 years and 10 years).
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