Riflemen's Star Medal

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  • Medal instituted in 1939 to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Lithuanian Riflemen's Union.
  • Medal awarded to members of the Lithuanian Riflemen's Union, who diligence and perseverance in the activities of the Union and other persons deserving of the Union.
  • Medal was reinstated in 1991. From 18 June 2003, the medal awarded by the Ministry of National Defence.
  • Lithuanian Riflemen's Union - paramilitary non-profit organisation.