Canada: Cross of Valour

Ribbon: Red. A miniature of the cross when ribbons only are worn.

Instituted: 1 May 1972.

Awarded: For acts of conspicuous courage in circumstances of extreme peril.

Post-nominal letters: CV

Obverse, male insignia

Reverse Obverse, female insignia
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Page last updated: 22 April 2002