The German Army Operations Medal

The German Armed Forces Operations Medal is issued with numerous distinctive bars This 34mm bronze medal has an unusually narrow suspension ribbon of 28mm. The well-designed planchet features a German eagle on the obverse and a blank reverse. Each bar measures 20mm in width. On January 28, 2003, the German Army authorized the issuance of the Operations Medal in gold (690 days of accumulated service) and silver (360 days of accumulated service) finishes. It also authorized the issue of the medal to foreign troops.




Bar Mission Bronze Silver Gold
ACEH Humanitarian Relief Indonesia
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ACT ENDEAVOR September 11
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AFOR Albania Force
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ALLIED FORCE Allied Force Yugoslavia
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ALLIED HARMONY Macedonia
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ALLIED HARVEST Adriatic Sea Mine Clearing
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E FREEDOM Afghanistan
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EAGLE ASSIST September 11
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EU1 EU Mission CONCORDIA
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EUFOR European Force
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EUFOR RD CONGO

European Force in the Congo
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FOX Task force FOX
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IFOR Implementation Force Bosnia
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INTERFET International Force East Timor
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ISAF Afghanistan
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KFOR Kosovo Force
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KVM Kosovo Verification Mission
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OSZE 1 OSCE Chechnya
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SFOR Stabilization Force Bosnia
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SHARP GUARD NATO Maritime Operation
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SWIFT RELIEF Pakistan Earthquake Relief
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UNAMA UN Assistance Mission Afghanistan
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UNHCR UN High Commission on Refugees
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UNMAC Mine Action Center Sarajevo
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UNMEE UN Mission Ethiopia & Eritrea
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UNMIK UN Mission Kosovo
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UNMIS UN Mission Sudan
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UNOMIG UN Mission Georgia
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UNPF UN Protective Force
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UNSCOM UN Special Commission on WMD
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WEU 1 Western European Union
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