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Highest Gallantry Honours or Awards of Different Countries

Highest Gallantry Honours or Awards of Different Countries

Highest Gallantry Awards in the World | Static GK | Download PDF

 

Highest Gallantry Awards in the World | Static GK | Download PDF. The list below explains about the highest military awards of different countries. Military awards are provided for distinguished services for both war time and peace time.

 

Military awards are decorations which are bestowed upon Armed Forces (including Army, Air Force and Navy) of a country. These awards are provided for showing exemplary courage, bravery and supreme sacrifice. Military awards are provided for distinguished services for both war time and peace time. For example Param Vir Chakra is the highest war time military award of India.

This award is equivalent to Medal of Honour of United States and Victoria Cross of United Kingdom. The list below explains about the Highest Gallantry Awards of different countries:-

 

List of Highest Military Decorations/Honors by Countries:

 

Country

Name

Argentina

Cross to the Heroic Valour in Combat

Australia

The Victoria Cross for Australia

Austria

The Military Merit Decoration

Bangladesh

Bir Sreshtho

Burma

Aung San Thiriya

Canada

The Victoria Cross of Canada

China

The Hero’s Medal

Denmark

The Valour Cross

Estonia

The Cross of Liberty

France

The Legion of Honour

Germany

The Cross of Honour for Valour

Greece

Medal for Gallantry

Cross of Valour

India

Param Vir Chakra

Israel

The Medal of Valor

Italy

Gold Medal of Military Valour

Luxembourg

Military Medal

 

Highest Military Awards of Different Countries

Netherlands

Military William Order

New Zealand

The Victoria Cross for New Zealand

Norway

The War Cross with Sword

Pakistan

Nishan-e-Haider (Left)Hilal-e-Kashmir(Right)

Poland

Order of Virtuti Militari

Russia

The Gold Star

Spain

Laureate Cross of Saint Ferdinand

United Kingdom

The Victoria Cross

United States

The Medal of Honor

Zimbabwe

The Gold Cross of Zimbabwe

 

 

 

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