St. Olav's Medal

NOR000  St. Olavsmedaljen

  • Medal was instituted on 17 March 1939.
  • Medal is awarded in recognition of outstanding services rendered in connection with the spreading of information about Norway abroad and for strengthening the bonds between expatriate Norwegians and their home country.
  • On the obverse of the medal is the portrait of the reigning King with his name and motto, so there are three types of the medal.