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Awarded Czechoslovaks soldiers in USSR
Czechoslovak military order "For Freedom"
Established: 02.04.1946 by governmental act.
Awarded to: Czechoslovak or foreign citizens, who between years 1939-1945 distinguishedly contributed to liberation of Czechoslovakia by own personal bravery and heroism in the military service at home or abroad. The order was given to a) Czechoslovakians, that voluntarily joined the Czechoslovak army abroad in 1939 and 1940 and contributed to the organization of the Czechoslovak army abroad; b) Czechoslovakians, that fought between 1939-1945 abroad or at home against the invaders and contributed to the liberation of Czechoslovakia, especialy those, that were in jail or tortured; c) foreigners, that contributed to the liberation of Czechoslovakia, d) military units, groups of people, symbols of groups of people, that contributed to the liberation of Czechoslovakia.
Grades or repetitive conferment: order had three grades - 1st grade (5-pointed golden star on a silver linden wreath with a central medallion depicting two helmeted soldier's heads and the text "For the liberation of Czechoslovakia"), 2nd grade (silver medal), 3rd grade (bronze medal).

Awarded Czechoslovaks: [wba]
this order was also given to some members of the 1st Czechoslovak army corps.
Czechoslovak military order For Freedom (1st grade) - © www.aurea.cz
Czechoslovak military order
"For Freedom" (1st grade)
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Czechoslovak military order For Freedom (2nd grade) - © www.aurea.cz
Czechoslovak military order
"For Freedom" (2nd grade)
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Czechoslovak military order For Freedom (3rd grade) - © www.aurea.cz
Czechoslovak military order
"For Freedom" (3rd grade)
© www.aurea.cz


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