South Africa: Honoris Crux Decoration

Ribbon: Orange with white stripes depending on grade.

Honoris Crux Diamant Honoris Crux Goud Honoris Crux Silvver Honoris Crux

Instituted: 1 July 1975, replacing the Honoris Crux.
Diamond & Gold grades discontinued: 1993.
Replaced by the Nkwe ya Selefera decoration on 25 July 2003.

Awarded: For outstanding acts of bravery while in extreme danger.

Grades: 4 (Honoris Crux Diamond, Honoris Crux Gold, Honoris Crux Silver, Honoris Crux).

Post-nominal letters: Honoris Crux Diamond - HCD, Honoris Crux Gold - HCG, Honoris Crux Silver - HCS, Honoris Crux - HC.

Honoris Crux Diamond Honoris Crux Diamond, Obverse Honoris Crux Diamond, Reverse
Honoris Crux Gold Honoris Crux Gold, Obverse Honoris Crux Gold, Reverse
Honoris Crux Silver Honoris Crux Silver, Obverse Honoris Crux Silver, Reverse
Honoris Crux Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
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