Order of José Matías Delgado

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National Order of Doctor José Matías Delgado
Awarded by El Salvador El Salvador
Type Order
Awarded for To recognise extraordinary merit in humanitarian, literary, scientific, artistic, political and military fields.
Status Currently constituted
Grades Grand Cross with Gold Star
Grand Cross with Silver Star
Grand Officer
Commander
Officer
Knight
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Ribbon of the order

The National Order of Doctor José Matías Delgado is an honour awarded in El Salvador. The order is named after José Matías Delgado who was a priest and doctor known as The Father of the Salvadoran Fatherland. He was a leader in the independence movement of El Salvador from Spain.

The order is awarded in 6 classes:

  • Grand Cross with Gold Star
  • Grand Cross with Silver Star
  • Grand Officer
  • Commander
  • Officer
  • Knight