Cross of Merit for the Defence of the state (Slovakia)
- Published: 15 July 2010 15 July 2010
- Last Updated: 07 April 2012 07 April 2012
RequirementsAwarded to civilians who hade made substansial contributions to the Slovak military.
Number Awarded20 (Silver) and less than 100 (Bronze)
Awarded in two classes:
1st Class (Silver)
2nd Class (Bronze)
It was discontinued in December 1942.
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