Medal Victory of Playa Giron

CUB046  Medalla Victoria de Playa Girón

  • Medal was instituted by Decree-Law No.24 of 12 December 1979.
  • Medal is awarded to Cuban nationals, who participants in the Battle of Playa Girón in April 1961.
  • Bay of Pigs Invasion - was a failed landing operation on the southwestern coast of Cuba in 1961.

Socialist Republic of Cuba