Soviet Bravery and Good Conduct Military Medals
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Medal for Valor, Type 1, Variation 1 (on a wartime Variation 3 rectangular suspension), #26913, circa early 1942 issue. In very fine to excellent condition.
$495.00

Medal for Valor, Type 1 Var. 3, "Thin" sub-variation, #245476, awarded in March 1942 to a mortar man Private for actions during the liberation of Tikhvin in December 1941 - the battle that saved Leningrad. The medal is in very fine condition and includes complete original Type 1 suspension. A very uncommon award from the early period of the Patriotic War. Comes with archival research.
$395.00

Medal for Combat Service, Type 1, Var. 1 (with engraved serial number, small suspension and "Mondvor" screw plate), #20763, awarded in March 1942 to a Partisan Platoon Commander. In November - December 1941, when the Soviet partisan movement was still in its infancy, he led a number of bold strikes on enemy garrisons in his native Stalino (Donetsk) region of eastern Ukraine. During the Soviet general offensive in January 1942, he provided substantial support to the regular Red Army units by conducting reconnaissance in the same area and finding a route of advance for the Soviet tanks. A highly uncommon award commendation! The medal includes original Variation 1 suspension and screw plate and aside from the missing back plate, is in excellent condition. Comes with archival research.
$950.00

Medal for Combat Service, Type 1, Var. 2 (with engraved number), #30084, circa 1942 issue. In excellent condition and includes complete original rectangular suspension from an early Variation 3 medal.
$450.00

Medal for Combat Service, Type 1 Var. 3, "Thin" sub-variation, #348701, awarded in July 1943 to an Artillery Corporal for the Battle of Kursk. During the Soviet counteroffensive aimed at Orel which derailed the German Operation Zitadelle, he by firing over open sights destroyed a German antitank gun, a mortar, and up to 60 enemy soldiers. Later in the war, this courageous soldier distinguished himself on numerous occasions; he was also decorated with an Order of the Red Star and two Orders of Glory - an unusually large number of high awards for an NCO!
$470.00

Medal for Combat Service, Type 2, Var. 3 (with U-shaped eyelet), #3185478, circa 1946-47. A very fine example on original WW2 type suspension.
$55.00

Medal for Combat Service, Type 2, Var. 2, #2884877, circa early 1945 - 1947 issue. An excellent late war - early post-war example on original suspension.
$45.00

Document for an unnumbered Combat Service Medal, 1965 issue. In very good condition.
$15.00

Armed Forces Veteran Medal, variation with a stamped Leningrad mint mark "LMD" on the eyelet, 1970s-80s issue. In very fine to excellent condition.
$20.00

Armed Forces Veteran Medal, 1970s-80s. Variation without the mint mark on the eyelet. In near mint condition.
$12.00

Award document for Armed Forces Veteran Medal, filled-out in April 1978. In excellent condition.
$20.00

Medal for Irreproachable Service in the Armed Forces, 1st cl. (for 20 years of service), 1960s-1980s. In near mint condition. Comes with original storage / issue box.
$5.00

Medal for Irreproachable Service in the Armed Forces, 2nd cl. (for 15 years of service), 1960s-80s. In near mint condition; comes with original storage / issue box.
$4.00

Medal for Irreproachable Service in the Armed Forces, 3rd cl. (for 10 years of service), 1960s-1980s. In near mint condition. Comes with original storage / issue box.
$3.00

Document for a Medal for Irreproachable Service in the Armed Forces, 3rd cl., awarded in 1960 to a Sergeant Major. A relatively uncommon issue to an NCO for 10 years of uninterrupted service. In excellent condition.
$20.00

Award document for Distinguished Military Service Medal, 1st cl., 1990 issue to a serviceman of the elite 98th Guards Airborne Division. A very uncommon certificate issued just a year before the collapse of the USSR. In excellent condition.
$120.00

Medal for Distinguished Military Service, 2nd cl., 1970s- 80s. Excellent condition.
$50.00