Orden Suvorova 2

U.S.S.R.

Translation: Order of Suvorov 2nd Class
Number of awards in the database: 124
Total awarded for WW II: unknown

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The Second Class of the Order can be awarded to commanders of Corps, Divisions and Brigades, their deputies and their Chiefs of Staff for for having organised excellent army operations, defeating a numerically superior enemy.
The badge is a five-pointed star with radiating beams and made of gold. In the centre, on a matt silver background is the head of Marshall Suvorov in relief looking right. Above it the inscrption: 'Alexander Suvorov' in Cyrillic, below the head are sprays of laurel and oak.
The ribbon is of green moiré silk with a narrow orange stripe at each edge.
 

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Picture source:   - Medals of the World
Information source(s):   - H.T, Dorling, Ribbons and Medals, Philip, London, 1963.
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