Order of the Liberator General San Martín

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Order of the Liberator General San Martin
Orden del Libertador General San Martín
Order san martin argentina.jpg
Awarded by
 Argentina
Type Order
Established 1943
Status Currently awarded
Grades Grand Cross with Collar
Grand Cross
Grand Officer
Commander
Officer
Member
Precedence
Next (lower) Order of May

The Order of the Liberator General San Martin (Spanish: Orden del Libertador General San Martín) is the highest decoration in Argentina. It is awarded to foreign politicians or military, deemed as worthy of the highest recognition from Argentina. It is granted by the sitting President of Argentina.[1]

The order is named in honour of José de San Martín. The award was established in 1943, and the design was made by Ángel Eusebio Ibarra García.

The Grades are:

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "En qué consiste la Orden del Libertador San Martín que le retiraron a Maduro" [What is the Order of the Liberator General San Martín that was revoked from Maduro] (in Spanish). La Nación. August 11, 2017. Retrieved August 11, 2017. 

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