V R Soviet Order Medal. Order Suvorov 3rd degree. The badge of the Order of Suvorov III degree is made entirely of silver. The silver circle located in the middle of the star, the relief image of Suvorov and the laurel-oak wreath at the bottom of the circle on the order are made oxidized. The total weight of the order is 25 gramm. Order until 2016 was in the private collection. The owner of the collection decided to sell his collection. After the sale, the new owner stated that it is a copy. The order was discussed in many forums and there were different opinions on the identity of this order. The Order of Suvorov III degree was awarded to the commanders of regiments, battalions and chiefs of staffs of regiments. By a decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR of February 8, 1943 (Article 4) it was established (in addition to the statute of the Order of Suvorov) that company commanders may also be awarded the Order of Suvorov of the III degree. For the organization of the battle and the initiative in choosing the moment for a bold and swift attack of an enemy superior in strength and its destruction. For perseverance and complete opposition to the advance of superior enemy forces in the retention of occupied lines, skillful opposition of all available means of struggle and a decisive transition to the attack. The Order of Suvorov is worn on the right side of the chest. The Order of Suvorov of the 1st degree is located in front of other orders worn on the right side of the chest, the order of Suvorov of the 2nd degree is located after the order of Bogdan Khmelnitsky of the 1st degree, and the order of Suvorov of the 3rd degree is located after the order of Bogdan Khmelnitsky of the 2nd degree. Pay Pal only Thank you. The item “Soviet Red Medal Star Badge Banner Order Soviet Union Suvorov 3rd (#1116a)” is in sale since Wednesday, September 18, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\Russia\Medals, Pins & Ribbons”. The seller is “sovietordersf” and is located in San Francisco, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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