SANDF Medals : Tshumelo Ikatelaho (Campaign Medal)

By | October 19, 2017

South African National Defence Force (SANDF) Medals : Tshumelo Ikatelaho (Campaign Medal)


Awarded exclusively for any operational service not recognized by the institution of another medal intended for a particular operation or campaign.

Language of origin: ISINDEBELE

Medal distinction: 9 POINT STAR (9 Provinces)

Ribbon Colour design: BLUE (Blue crane) 5mm , WHITE (Silver) 2mm , RED (National Flag) 6mm , YELLOW (Gold) 1.5mm  and BLACK (National Flag) 3mm.


Awarded to officers and other ranks of the SANDF who have distinguished themselves in the execution of duty through brave or meritorious conduct, leadership, devotion to duty, praiseworthy service,or other distinguished conduct concerning campaigns, military operations or notable military actions and which actions may not have warranted the award of a particular decoration or medal for such distinguished services.


Brave or Meritorious Conduct or Devotion to Duty

  • Strict fulfillment of duty.
  • Measurable task performance.
  • Procedure.
  • Progress and Control.
  • Unselfish actions.
  • Positive conduct sheet.
  • Creativity.
  • Initiative.

RELATED :   Details of South African Air Force Corporate Identity