USSR: Medal for 50 Years of the Armed Forces of the USSR

Ribbon: Light blue with a white central stripe bearing 2 red ones.

Instituted: 26 December 1967.

Awarded: To all personnel (except conscripts) serving in the armed forces, MVD or KGB on 23 February 1968, also students at military academies and recipients of specified bravery awards.

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