France: Overseas Medal

Médaille d'Outre-Mer

Ribbon: Light blue with a central white stripe and white edge stripes.

Instituted: 6 June 1962 to replace the Colonial Medal.

Awarded: To members of the French Armed Forces for participating in operations outside national territory.

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