Amirate of Abu Dhabi: Union Defence Forces Loyal Service Medal

Ribbon: White and red diagonal stripes with white edges.

Instituted: 1969 as the Trucial Oman Scouts Loyal Service Medal, which became the Union Defence Force in 1971. This in turn became part of the Federal Armed Forces of the United Arab Emirates.

Awarded: For 8 years' service. A rosette is added for 12 years' service and a bar for 16 years.



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