Medal of Nelson Stepanyan

ՀՀ զինված ուժերի Նելսոն Ստեփանյան մեդալ

  • Medal instituted on 27 July 2010.
  • Medal awarded to generals, officers, ensigns and special civil servants, as well as generals, officers and ensigns who have served in USSR and CIS detachments and participants of Great Patriotic War who have showed significant courage, valor and contributed to the strengthening, development and power of Defence force efficiency, who have showed best results in the spheres of combat preparedness and military-patriotic education.
  • Nelson Stepanyan - Soviet Armenian aircraft pilot during the Second World War.