LebanonMedals of Independent Lebanon
National Order of the Cedar (Lebanese Issue) 1959-
1. War medal: Instituted of 6/2/1948. It is awarded to those who are cited for acts of bravery during war or internal security operations.
2. Military Medal: Instituted 6/2/1948 It is conferred on non-commissioned officers and enlisted personnel for meritorious acts or years of service and to major-generals and above who have commanded the army two years or who have been appointed ministers.
3. Medal of General Security: Instituted 1/28/1975. It is awarded to General Security personnel for meritorious acts.
4. State Security Medal: Instituted 7/5/1994. It is awarded to State Security personnel for meritorious acts.
5. Medal of Competence: Instituted 1/29/196. It is awarded to members of the Internal Security Forces who are cited for acts of bravery.
6. Medal for Battle Wounds: Instituted 2/6/1948. It is awarded to members of the Armed Forces wounded in action.
7. Military Valor Medal: Instituted 8/18/1971. It is awarded to all servicemen in the Army, either for years of distinguished service or for acts of bravery in two grades silver for officers and bronze for other ranks