Official abbreviation: Fsv.M.
Instituted January 1st 2010 by Queen Margrethe 2nd.
Awarded to members of the Danish Defense who have been deployed outside of the Kingdom of Denmark for a minimum of 30 consecutive days.
Design: Worn in a red ribbon with a varying number of white stripes depending on the mission. Obverse contains the 3 danish lions. The reverse have a laurel wreath and inscription of place and date (Example: Afghanistan 2010).
Other information: The second mission (with the same ribbon) is denoted by an oak leaf device, the third by a gold leaf device, fourth mission by a silver and a gold oak leaf device and fifth mission by two gold oak leaf devices.
The medal is given as a supplement to the official NATO/UN medal.
|UNIFIL / Lebanon|
|KFOR / Kosovo|
|NATO Operation Ocean Shield|