Honoris Crux Decoration, Gold Cross
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This medal was conferred upon members of the South African Defence Force in recognition of outstanding gallantry in situations of extreme danger.
The Honoris Crux Decoration was instituted on July 1, 1975 replacing the Honoris Crux. All four classes of Honoris Crux Decoration were replaced by the Nkwe ya Selefera (Leopard Decoration for Bravery) on July 25, 2003. This medal was discontinued in 1993.
It may also be known as the Gold Cross of Honour. The value of this medal increases with supporting documentation.
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