For Heroism Medal

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"For Heroism" Medal
İgidliyə görə medalı.jpg
Awarded by President of Azerbaijan
Type Individual Award
Status Active
Clasps 1
Next (higher) "For Motherland" Medal
Next (lower) Tereggi Medal

The "For heroism" Medal (Azerbaijani: "İgidliyə görə" medalı) is a medal of Azerbaijan.[1]


There is an in-profile picture of a soldier with a helmet on head and a bayonet in hand against the background of an eight-pointed star. "For heroism" inscription is carved along a circle to the left side of the soldier. The inscription and picture are salient.[2]

The reverse side of the medal is flat and a number of the medal is carved in its center. The medal is attached to a thin rectangular plate, which is covered with a 27 mm X 43 mm dark and light green ribbon, with an eye ring. There is a rectangular block with national ornaments on the bottom and an element for pinning it to the chest on the reverse side of the medal.

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