Soviet Red Cross, Medical and Life Saving Badges
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Medal of Honored Medical Doctor of RSFSR, 1975-1995. The top level of recognition bestowed by the government of Soviet Russian (and later, Russian Federation) upon MDs. Although the title existed since 1940, the medal (or "honorary badge" by its official Soviet designation) was only established in 1975. In excellent condition.
Excellence in Medical Corps badge, NKPS version, mid-1940s. In outstanding condition. Includes original maker marked screw plate of WW2 era.
To a Best Shock Worker, jeton awarded in 1932 to a medical industry employee on occasion of the 15th Anniversary of the October Revolution.
Badge of a Best Medical Nurse, 4th Main Agency, Ministry of Health of USSR, circa late 1960s - mid-1970s. The Fourth Agency ran the special "closed" medical facilities treating the Soviet party elite (which explains the exceptional quality of the badge). In excellent condition.
Best Medical Nurse, Badge of a Winner of the Competition of the 4th Main Agency, Ministry of Health of USSR, circa late 1970s-1980s. The Fourth Agency ran the special "closed" medical facilities treating the Soviet party elite (which explains the exceptional quality of the badge). In excellent condition.
Trade Union of Medical Help Providers (MEDSTANTRUD) of the USSR, membership badge, early to mid-1930s. In excellent condition, very uncommon for this badge. Includes original screw plate.
USSR Red Cross Membership badge, circa 1970s-80s.
Red Cross Membership ID, issued to a woman in September 1944.
Mountain Rescue Unit Member Badge, 1960s. This very attractive and rather large badge was manufactured in Soviet Latvia starting from 1962. Relatively early, unnumbered screw back version in outstanding condition.
Be Ready for Medical Defense of the USSR, circa 1940s. Screw back version.
Ready for Medical Defense of the USSR, qualification badge, circa 1950s. Maker marked pin back version in excellent condition.
Ready for Medical Defense of the USSR, qualification badge, circa 1950s. Pin back version, unmarked. In excellent condition.
Be Ready for Medical Defense of the USSR, pin back variation with maker mark, circa 1950s.
Badge "Ready for Medical Defense of the USSR", 2nd Level, 1934 - 1941. Desirable screw back version in excellent condition.
Medal of Honored Blood Donor of the USSR, circa 1950s. Brass, enamels, very high quality. In excellent condition and includes original screw plate.
Document for a Badge (Medal) of Honored Blood Donor of the USSR, 1961 issue. Nice quality hard-bound booklet in excellent condition.
Blood Donor, 2nd cl., circa 1980s, Roman numeral "II" and red cross and crescent emblem.
Blood Donor, 2nd cl., 1960s-70s. In aluminum and paint; silver-colored medal, shows red cross and crescent emblem.
Blood Donor, 3rd class, circa 1980s. Aluminum and paint, round bronze-colored badge with red cross emblem.
Blood Donor of the USSR badge, circa 1950s. Brass, enamels. In excellent condition.
Leningrad "Gift of Life" blood donor's award, circa 1980s
Badge Commemorating the 40th Anniversary of the Soviet Red Cross, 1958.
Medical School Military Department graduate badge, Type 1, 1950-54. In very fine to excellent condition. Worn by medical doctors on active duty in the military who had graduated from regular medical schools as opposed to military medical academy.
Medical School Graduate badge, circa late 1950s - 1960s. A beautiful early version in brass and enamels of magnificent quality. Excellent condition.
Medical School (Meditsinskiy Institut) graduate badge. Circa mid 1970s - early 1980s Leningrad Mint issue in aluminum and high quality enamels, with superimposed state seal and medical emblem. In excellent condition.
Medical School (Meditsinskiy Institut) graduate badge, circa mid to late 1980s single-piece version by the Leningrad Mint in aluminum and high quality enamels. In excellent condition.
Badge in Commemoration of the 170th Anniversary of the Kirov Higher Military Medical Academy (VMA), 1968. Relatively scarce badge awarded to faculty and staff to commemorate the anniversary and also the school being awarded with an Order of the Red Banner. In excellent condition.
Hygiene Inspector, in aluminum and paint, circa 1970s - 80s