German Democratic Republic: German Postal Service Long Service Medal

Treuedienstmedaille der Deutschen Post

Ribbon: Yellow with blue stripes according to grade.

35/40 Years 30 Years 20 Years 10 Years

Instituted: 13 October 1960, the gold clasp for the lonest length of service being introduced on 19 November 1971.

Awarded: For faithful service in the Postal Service.

Grades: 4 (40/35 years, 30 years, 20 years and 10 years).

35/40 Years
Originally for 50 years for men and 45 for women, reduced to 40 or 35 years in 1973.
Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
30 Years
(1960-70: 50 years for men and 40 for women, 1971-72: 40 years)
30 Years, Obverse 30 Years, Reverse
20 Years
(1960-70: 40 years, 1971-72: 25 years)
20 Years, Obverse 20 Years, Reverse
10 Years
(1960-70: 25 years)
10 Years, Obverse 10 Years, Reverse
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