RARE RUSSIAN ORDER OF OCTOBER REVOLUTION. The Order of the October Revolution or. Is the second-highest Soviet order and was instituted on October 31, 1967, in time for the 50th anniversary of the October revolution. It was conferred upon individuals or groups for services furthering communism or the state, or in enhancing the defenses of the Soviet Union, military and civil. To the citizens of the USSR and foreign citizens, soviet enterprises, establishments, organizations and other groups of workers, the military units and formations, as well as republics, krais, regions, cities and towns.For the revolutionary activity, a major contribution to the formation and consolidation of the Soviet rule, outstanding services in the building of socialism and communism, for a particular courage demonstrated during the struggle with the enemies of the Soviet state, outstanding merits in the strengthening of the countrys defense system, for the active development and intensification of the friendly relationships between the Soviet Union nations and other states, for the peace consolidation between the nations. The re-awarding of the Order was rare. In total there have been over 100.000 holders of the Order of the October Revolution. The Order of the October Revolution Design.
The insignia of the Order is a red star with golden rays between the arms badge. At the center of the badge was a pentagon bearing the image of the cruised Aurora participating in the October Revolution.Above this was a red flag bearing the words. A Hammer and Sickle emblem was placed at the bottom. The badge was worn on the left chest with a red ribbon bearing five blue stripes at the center.
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