German Democratic Republic: Medal for Long Service in the Militarised Organs of the Ministry of Interior
Medaille für Treue Dienste in der bewaffneten Organen des Ministeriums des Innern
Ribbon: Red or green with stripes according to length of service.
Instituted: 22 January 1959 (in 3 grades for 15, 10 and 5 years' service). The medals for longer service were added on 28 August 1964.
Awarded: For loyal and conscientious service in the military arms of the Ministry of the Interior.
Grades: 6 (30 years, 25 years, 20 years, 15 years, 10 years and 5 years).
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