Established "on occassion of the 40th anniversary
of the foundation of the Korean Workers Party... and to commend
those who fought with devotion during the time of righteous
Fatherland Liberation War that opposed the American invaders and
their tools military invasion..."
Established: July 30, 985.
Badge (obverse): star of eight sets of gilt
rays. Central medallion depicts a soldier with a bugle on red
Badge (reverse): medal's name in two rows.
Suspension: ribbon bar in a gilt frame.
Ribbon: plain red.