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(CV) Cross of Valor

(CV) Cross of Valor

Regular price $52.50

If you require your medals to be mounted before they are shipped to you, please select the option for miniature medal mounting on the 1st page of the miniature medal collection. The fee is per medal.

Created in 1972, the Cross of Valour recognizes acts of the most conspicuous courage in circumstances of extreme peril.

This honour is administered by the Chancellery of Honours at Rideau Hall.

Military nominations shall be processed through the chain of command in accordance with A-DH-300-000/AG-001 – Canadian Forces Honours Policy Manual.

Eligibility and Criteria
The Cross of Valour shall be awarded for acts of the most conspicuous courage in circumstances of extreme peril.

Bars
Each subsequent award of the Cross shall be indicated by a gold maple leaf mounted to the 20 mm straight suspender.