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Orders, decorations, and medals of the Dominican Republic

 

Orders, decorations, and medals of the Dominican Republic

The Dominican honours system is a means of rewarding individuals' personal bravery, achievement or service to the Dominican Republic. The system consists of two types of awards: decorations and medals.

Contents

  • Brief history 1
  • Currents orders and medals 2
    • Orders 2.1
    • Medals 2.2
  • Old orders and Medals 3
  • External links 4

Brief history

These were introduced within the Rafael Trujillo regime. Some of them were named after him; those were rescinded after his death on 30 May 1961.

Currents orders and medals

These are the orders and medals actually awarded by the government of the Dominican Republic:

Orders

Medals

Old orders and Medals

These orders and medals were awarded by the government of the Dominican Republic until the death of Rafael Trujillo:

External links

  • Secretaría de Estado de Relaciones Exteriores (Law) (In Spanish)
  • Secretaría de Estado de Relaciones Exteriores (Reglament) (In Spanish)
  • Medals of the Dominican Republic



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