Order of Liberation (China)

Order of Liberation (Chinese: 解放勋章; pinyin: Jiěfàng Xūnzhāng) was a Chinese military award awarded to heroes of the Liberation of mainland China during the Second Chinese Civil War between 3 September 1945 and 30 June 1950.[1][2][3] There are three grades: First Class Medal, Second Class Medal, and Third Class Medal.

Order of Liberation
TypeChinese military medal
CountryPeople's Republic of China
Presented byStanding Committee of the National People's Congress
EligibilityMilitary personnel only
Established1955
First awarded1955
Last awarded1955
Total421 (First Class Medal)
4,932 (Second Class Medal)
54,879 (Third Class Medal)
Order of Liberation
Traditional Chinese解放勳章
Simplified Chinese解放勋章

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Service RibbonEdit

Notable recipientsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 全国人民代表大会常务委员会关于授予在中国人民革命战争时期有功人员勋章的决议. NPC. 2014.
  2. ^ 中华人民共和国全国人民代表大会常务委员会关于授予在中国人民革命战争 时期有功人员一级八一勋章,一级独立自由勋章、一级解放勋章的决议. Xinhua. 2014.
  3. ^ 中国人民解放军军事奖章及授勋情况. Xinhua (in Chinese).