Order of Sukhbaatar

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Order of Sukhbaatar
Order of Sukhbaatar.jpg
Breast star of the Order
Awarded by Coat of arms of the People's republic of Mongolia.svgPeople's Republic of Mongolia
TypeOrder
Established16 May 1941
EligibilityMongolian citizens and foreign nationals
Awarded for"special services to defenses, economic and cultural construction of the MPR, and also for acts of heroism in the struggle against external and internal enemies"
StatusStill awarded
People's Republic of Mongolia
GradesOne

The Order of Sukhbaatar (or Order of Suche Bator) is a state decoration of Mongolia, originally instituted on 16 May 1941. It was awarded to Mongolians and foreigners "for special services to defenses, economic and cultural construction of the MPR, and also for acts of heroism in the struggle against external and internal enemies".[1] It was named after the Mongolian national hero, Damdin Sükhbaatar. It is still conferred today.

Recipients of the Order received a number of civic privileges.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f Sanders, Alan J. K. (2010). "Orders and medals". Historical Dictionary of Mongolia (Third ed.). Lanham: Scarecrow Press. p. 551. ISBN 978-0-8108-7452-7.