Medal Application and Awards

Note: The processing time is dependent on the SANDF Medals and Awards Section, and every claim is verified for legitimacy, so kindly give us time to process your request.


Instructions
1. For all applicants please fill in Section 1.

2. If you have done service in Mozambique (including Comores), South West Africa (Walvis Bay not included) Botswana, lesotho and Swaziland then complete Section 1 and Section 2.

3. If you have participated in cross border operations into Angola/Lesotho or outside the borders of South Africa, and South West Africa (Walvis Bay not included), complete Section 1, Section 2 and Section 3.

4. If you have participated in very specified or specialised operations please add details and complete Section 1, Section 2 and Section 3.

5. If you believe that you there may be other medals (Longs Service Medals, Meritorious Service, etc.) outstanding or due, please include details, and complete Section 1, Section 2 and Section 3.

6. If you are enquiring about lost certificates or stolen/lost medals, please fill in Section 1, but in the ‘Any other relevant information’ please list all the medals and their numbers you have in your possession and put an X in the Issue of Certificates box or Re-issue of lost/stolen medals.

7. Please include as much information you can or that you remember about your service in the additional information boxes. The more detailed information the better.

8. If possible, attach copies of pay-books, passbooks, service records, signals, official letters, photographs, operation names, dates, commanding officers, platoon commanders etc. where possible.

9. Ensure that your up to date postal address is included.

10. Submit the form, noting the Declaration

PLEASE NOTE THE SA LEGION DOES NOT LEVY A CHARGE FOR THIS SERVICE
NOT FOR OURSELVES BUT FOR OTHERS


Medal Application Form
* indicates required field
SECTION 1





SECTION 2
Were you involved in duty in anywhere in South West Africa?
If you were based at any of the units in South West Africa, please fill in as much information as you can, including dates and units and platoon commander, if known.
Use this format, 1 line at a time:
Unit, Start Date, End Date, Rank, Unit and Utilisation, Company or Platoon Commander


SECTION 3
Were you involved in operations into Angola?
If you were involved in any operations across the border, please provide as much information as you can, including the name of the operation, dates and units and platoon commander, if known.
Use this format, 1 line at a time: Unit, Start Date, End Date, Rank, Unit and Utilisation, Platoon Commander



Acceptable file types: doc,docx,pdf,txt,gif,jpg,jpeg,png.
Maximum file size: 4mb.
I understand that it is an offence to make a false or deliberately misleading statement in support of an application.
By Submitting this form I confirm I have read the instruction and this Declaration, and I make this application conscientiously believing the same to be true.
Tick the Checkbox to acknowledge this Declaration:


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