Decoration Protector of the Free Peoples General José Artigas

URY002  Condecoración Protector de los Pueblos Libres General José Artigas

  • Decoration instituted by Law No. 14413 of 12 August 1975.
  • Decoration awarded to those who had contributed with extraordinary acts or services rendered for the benefit of the country.
  • Decoration was eliminated on 13 March 1985.
  • José Gervasio Artigas - is a national hero of Uruguay.