North Korea Liberation 40th Anniversary Commemoration Medal   Item# 00007  

This Medal was only awarded to foreigners who attended the 40th Anniversary ceremony in Pyongyang.

Established: July 25, 1985
From the Rodong Sinmun (Labor News),
July 30, 1985:
Decree of the Central People's Committee, DPRK
Establishment of the Korean Liberation 40th Anniversary Commemoration Medal
The Central People's Committee of the DPRK decides on the following at the time of the 40th anniversary of the Fatherland's liberation and gives state-class commendations to the foreign friends who make contributions to the friendly unity between their countries and our country, as well as exchange and assistance in different fields and who celebrate revolutionary festivals together with our people.
1. To establish the Fatherland Liberation 40th Anniversary Commemoration Medal.
2. To acknowledge the stipulations and description1
of the Fatherland Liberation 40th Anniversary Commemoration Medal.
Chairman of the DPRK
Kim Il Sung
July 25, 1985 Pyongyang
This Medal was only awarded to foreigners who attended the 40th Anniversary ceremony in Pyongyang.