Template:Did you know nominations/Independence Medal (Ciskei)

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The following is an archived discussion of the DYK nomination of the article below. Please do not modify this page. Subsequent comments should be made on the appropriate discussion page (such as this nomination's talk page, the article's talk page or Wikipedia talk:Did you know), unless there is consensus to re-open the discussion at this page. No further edits should be made to this page.

The result was: rejected by BobAmnertiopsisChatMe! 22:22, 28 June 2014 (UTC)

Independence Medal (Ciskei)[edit]

ribbon bar picture

  • ... that the Independence Medal (ribbon bar pictured) was awarded to all members of the Ciskei Defence Force to commemorate Ciskei's independence?
  • Comment: No QPQ required, not a self-nom. Can this be featured on 1 August (Ciskei self governance) or 4 December (Ciskei independence).

Created by Andre Kritzinger (talk). Nominated by Nathan121212 (talk) at 11:24, 25 June 2014 (UTC).

  • Symbol possible vote.svg New (23 June), 2386 B, Image is good, typos in hook corrected. [1] which references the hook does not have any text is used as a reference thrice. failed verification. Redtigerxyz Talk 13:11, 25 June 2014 (UTC)
Nathan121212 , Symbol possible vote.svg Ref is not a WP:RS. Add RS. Redtigerxyz Talk 13:39, 25 June 2014 (UTC)
User:Redtigerxyz  Done the new website I have linked seems to be using a shop interface but not selling anything. I believe it is now an RS. Nathan121212 (talk) 13:45, 25 June 2014 (UTC)
It is a RS, but it does not support the hook. Redtigerxyz Talk 13:53, 25 June 2014 (UTC)
User:Redtigerxyz I'm struggling to find a source about the awarding of the medal. I am putting in a new hook. ALT1: ... that the Independence Medal (ribbon bar pictured) was issued in the same year that Ciskei was granted independence? Nathan121212 (talk) 14:27, 25 June 2014 (UTC)

Withdrawing nomination Due to scarcity of sources for exact hook. Nathan121212 (talk) 15:44, 25 June 2014 (UTC)

Symbol delete vote.svg since withdrawn. Redtigerxyz Talk 04:45, 26 June 2014 (UTC)