Awards and decorations of the Ukrainian Armed Forces are military decorations issued by the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine to soldiers who achieve a variety of qualifications, who have completed classroom training standards stipulated in their military occupational specialty and accomplishments while serving on active and reserve duty in the Armed Forces of Ukraine. Together with military badges, medals are a means to outwardly display the highlights of a service member's career. These badges are worn in order of precedence (Master the highest). Only badge of the highest degree worn.[1]

On May 30, 2012 President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych issued a decree enacted new regulations on departmental awards. During 2012-2013 the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine has developed a new system of incentive awards.

History

Main article: Awards and decorations of the Ukrainian Armed Forces (before 2012)

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Badges for military service

Compulsory military service

Army

Air Forces

Navy

Voluntary military service

Army

Air Forces

Navy

Ministry of Defence

Medal for

Supporting the Armed Forces

Medal for

Strengthening Defence

Cultivation of

Military Cooperation Medal

Medal for the Defence of Ukraine Wound Medal
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UKR-MOD – Commendation For Strengthening the Defence.jpg
UKR-MOD – Commendation For Military Cooperation.jpg
UKR Medal Za Spriyannya Zbroynim Sylam Ukrayiny BAR.svg
Medal For Strengthening the Defence ribbon bar.svg
Cultivation of Military Cooperation Medal ribbon bar.svg
Military Valor Badge Mark of Esteem Exemplary Service Badge For Military Valor
Since 2013 Since 2014
Military Valor Badge of the Ukrainian Armed Forces.png
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Badge for Exemplary Service ribbon bar.svg

Long Service Medal

25 years in service 20 years in service 15 years in service 10 years in service
Since 2013[2]
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Медаль «20 років сумлінної служби» (МОУ).png
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Медаль «10 років сумлінної служби» (МОУ).png
UKR-MOD – Service Veteran
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Medal For 15 years of honest service (Ministry of Defence).png
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Honorary badges of commanders of the Armed Forces

For Service in Army For Service in Air Assault Forces Merited Paratrooper Badge Armed Forces of Ukraine Badge
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Badge for Service ribbon bar.svg
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Chief of the General Staff Awards

Glory and Honor Badge ribbon bar.svg Glory and Honor Badge
Valorous Military Service to Motherland Medal ribbon bar.svg  For valiant military service to the Motherland Badge
For services in the aftermath of an emergency
For selfless work in the Armed Forces of Ukraine
Honorary military liaison
Participant in military exercises
The best sergeant (foreman) of the Armed Forces of Ukraine
Badge For Merit to the Armed Forces of Ukraine ribbon bar.svg  For services to the Armed Forces of Ukraine Badge
ATO Participant ribbon bar.svg  ATO Badge
Military Achievement Medal (1st class) ribbon bar.svg For achievements in military service Badge (I and II class)
Military Achievement Medal (2nd class) ribbon bar.svg  For achievements in military service Badge (I and II class)
Exemplarity in Military Service Medal (1st class) ribbon bar.svg  Example Badge
Exemplarity in Military Service Medal (2nd class) ribbon bar.svg  Example Badge
Exemplarity in Military Service Medal (3rd class) ribbon bar.svg  Example Badge

Other Accoutrements

Excellence Badge is awarded to soldiers, sergeants and officers with excellent military discipline, with rewards for exemplary performance of duty, perfectly captured their field. provide excellent care, preservation and operation of weapons, military equipment and supplies; who can well organize and methodically correct conduct training subordinates, achieved high performance in combat and humanitarian training and strengthening military discipline of their units.[3]

See also

References

  1. ^ "Нагрудні знаки військової доблесті".
  2. ^ "Про відомчі заохочувальні відзнаки Міністерства оборони України". zakon.rada.gov.ua. Retrieved 2020-10-14.
  3. ^ "Нагрудні знаки військової доблесті".
  4. ^ "Нагрудні знаки військової доблесті".
  1. Decree of the President of Ukraine № 365/2012
  2. Decree of the President of Ukraine № 1094/96
  3. Decree of the President of Ukraine № 134/97
  4. Decree of the President of Ukraine № 650/2004 № 650/2004