Civil Service Faithful Service Medal

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Civil Service Faithful Service Medal in Gold
Awarded by Nazi Germany
TypeService Medal
EligibilityCivilian Employees of the public service
Awarded for"40 or more of years Faithful Service"
StatusObsolete
Statistics
First awarded1938
Last awarded1941?
Total awardedUnknown
Posthumous
awards
No
Distinct
recipients
Unknown
Precedence
Next (lower)Civil Service Faithful Service Medal In Silver
Civil Service Faithful Service Medal In Silver
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The Civil Service Faithful Service Medal In Silver, Obverse and Reverse.
Awarded by Nazi Germany
TypeService Medal
EligibilityCivilian employees of the public service
Awarded for"25 years or more of Faithful Service"
StatusObsolete
Statistics
First awardedUnknown
Last awardedUnknown
Total awardedUnknown
Posthumous
awards
No
Distinct
recipients
Unknown
Precedence
Next (higher)Civil Service Faithful Service Medal In Gold
Next (lower)Employee and Worker Faithful Service Medal

The Civil Service Faithful Service Medal (Treudienst-Ehrenzeichen für Beamte Angestellte und Arbeiter im öffentlichen Dienst) was a Nazi Germany medal of honor that was founded on 30 January 1938, in two grades, to reward civilians in the employ of the German public services for long and faithful service.

Description[edit]

All officials, employees, and laborers at any level of the public service (local, regional or national) who complete 25 or 40 years service were eligible.

The second class award was for 25 years of service was a silver cross, with a silver wreath and a black enameled swastika in the center of the cross.

The first class award was for 40 years of service was a gold cross, with a gold wreath and a black enameled swastika in the center of the cross.

The reverse of both classes was stamped with 'Für treue Dienste' (For faithful Services). The ribbon for the medal is cornflower blue.