Order of Patriotic Merit

Ordre du Mérite Patriotique

  • Order instituted on 16 June 1982.
  • Order awarded for distinguished service and acts of bravery by members of the armed forces and to civilians for life-saving at the peril of their own lives or other significant acts in the public interest.
  • Order have IV classes and III classes medal.
  • The original decree can be viewed here.