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Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Russia 2016
State Awards of the Russian Federation




COUNTRY: RUSSIA
ISSUE DATE: 19 February 2016
CIRCULATION: 75 000
STAMP SIZE: 26 x 58 mm
STAMPS DESIGN: A. Moscovets






State awards of the Russian Federation are the highest form of recognition of outstanding services delivered by citizens in the defense of the Fatherland, as well as in state-building, achievements in economy, science, culture, art, pedagogy, education; protection of health, lives and rights of the citizens, charitable activities and other outstanding services rendered to the state.


Hero of Labor of the Russian Federation Gold Medal
Order of St Andrew the Apostle the First-Called
Order of St George
Order for Merit to the Motherland
Order of St Catherine the Great Martyr
Order of Alexander Nevsky
Order of Suvorov
Order of Ushakov
Order of Zhukov
Order of Kutuzov
Order of Nakhimov
Order of Courage
Order of Military Merit
Order of Naval Merit
Order of Honor
Order of Friendship
Parental Glory Order




Stamp images and description thanks to Russian Post


Russian Post