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The Medal "Veteran of Labour" (Russian: медаль «Ветеран труда») was a civilian labour award of the Soviet Union established on January 18, 1974 by Decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR to honour workers for many years of hard work in the national economy, sciences, culture, education, healthcare, government agencies and public organizations. Although it only had a relatively short eighteen years of existence, it was awarded nearly forty million times.


This Veteran of Labour award comes complete with award paperwork and is an excellent and affordable addition to your cold war collection.

Soviet Medal for the "Veteran of Labour" (w/ document)

SKU: SOV0187

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