General Service Medal (2003)

Tshumelo Ikatelaho

  • Medal instituted on 16 April 2003.
  • Medal awarded to all ranks who have participated in military campaigns or operations which, while not warranting the institution of particular campaign medals, still justify the award of a medal for general service.
  • Clasps may be awarded to indicate a particular campaign or operation for which the medal has been conferred. The three clasps which have been instituted to date are the Peace Support Clasp, Humanitarian Aid Clasp and Force Intervention Brigade Clasp.



South African Military decorations