Rana Sura Padakkama

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Rana Sura Padakkama
Rana Sura Padakkama Medal.GIF
Rana Sura Padakkama bar.GIF
Rana Sura Padakkama Medal & Ribbon.
Awarded by Sri Lanka
Type Military decoration.
Eligibility Officers and other ranks of the tri services (Regular/Volunteer).
Awarded for ... distinguished conduct in the face of the enemy.[1]
Status Currently awarded.
Description Suspended from a plain suspension bar.
Established 1981
Next (higher) Rana Wickrama Padakkama
Next (lower) Vishista Seva Vibhushanaya

The Rana Sura Padakkama (Combat Excellence Medal) (Sinhala: රණ ශූර පදක්කම raṇa śūra padakkama) is a medal presented to members of all ranks of the Military of Sri Lanka for individual and/or associated acts of heroism in facing the enemy and performed of their own accord. The decoration is presented by the President of Sri Lanka. Recipients of the decoration are eligible to use the post-nominal letters RSP after the name.

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  1. ^ "Sri Lankan military awards and decorations". Retrieved June 18, 2012. 

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