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Galina wins second gold and a silver to take Sri Lanka ...

Earlier on day three, Sri Lanka's Mohamed Safran won a silver medal in the Men's T46 100m. He clocked 13.39 seconds. He is from Arakkala Muslim School, Kekunagolla. Janani Wickramasinghe who won 200m bronze on the second day secured another bronze medal in T47 100m with a time of 13.88 seconds.

Sri Lanka Army 25th Anniversary Medal - Wikipedia

The Sri Lanka Army 25th Anniversary Medal (Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ලංකා යුද්ධ හමුදා 25වන සංවත්සර පදක්කම Śrī Laṃkā yuddha hamudā visipasvana sangwathsara padakkama) was presented to all ranks of the regular and volunteer servicepersons of the Sri Lanka Army provided they have completed a minimum of ten years in service by October ...

Decorations & Medals | Sri Lanka Air Force

Sri Lanka Armed Services Long Service Medal - 1968 Awarded to all ranks of the Regular Forces of the three services who have completed 12 years service as defined in the regulations made whose character and conduct have been …

President Awards PWV Gallantry Medals ... - Sri Lanka Army

The unflagging courage and dignity of War Heroes, who selflessly contributed to Sri Lanka's success story over the long-drawn-out terrorism, received a glowing tribute Saturday (19) morning when President Mahinda Rajapaksa as Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces posthumously awarded the highest gallantry medal, 'Parama Weera Vibushanaya' (PWV) to fifteen more …

Medals - Sri Lanka Army

Parama Weera Vibhushanaya (Supreme Heroism Decoration), is the highest Sri Lankan military decoration equivalent to the 'British Victoria Cross' (which was the highest decoration in the Ceylon Army till 1972), or 'Medal of Honour' of the United States.

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50th Independence Anniversary Commemoration Medal; Sri Lanka Navy 25th Anniversary Medal; Sri Lanka Air Force 25th Anniversary Medal; Sri Lanka Air Force 50th Anniversary Medal; Sri Lanka Army 50th Anniversary Medal; Sri Lanka Army 25th Anniversary Medal; Template:Military awards and decorations of Sri Lanka; Sri Lanka Army Volunteer …

Ministry of Defence - Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Army (SLA) troops serving the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) were awarded medals in a brief event organized at South Sudan-based hospital premises recently. The occasion was graced by UNMISS Deputy Force Commander, Maj. Gen. Main Ullah Chowdhury as the Chief Guest and staff members at the Force Headquarters (HQ) …

New 'Sewabhimani Padakkama' & 'Sewa ... - army.lk

Sri Lanka Army Defenders of the Nation. ... (medals) by pinning the first few medals on a representative group after the Commander of the Army presented those medals to the day's Chief Guest. Hon State Minister of Defence, Secretary Defence and Tri-Service Chiefs symbolically received the first set of those laurels from the President on stage

Sri Lanka : Sri Lanka Army medical contingent in South ...

* Sri Lanka Army medical contingent in South Sudan awarded Medals Sat, Oct 2, 2021, 08:00 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. Oct 02, Colombo: The contingent of Sri Lanka Army medical Corps (SRIMED) serving with the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) in Bor, South Sudan were awarded medals in a brief event …

Sri Lanka And Bangladesh's Maintaining Peace, Harmony, Law ...

Sri Lanka Army's newest contingent of 243 professionally-trained Army personnel in the Combat Convoy Company (CCC), well-prepared to serve in the United Nations (UN) Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) left the island on the 21st of April 2021.The 1st group of the 8th contingent of the Sri Lanka Army Medical ...

Stock of PPE Gifted to Army Chief Delivered to Army ...

Gifted jointly by the Sri Lanka Association of the US, Midwest and Medsurplus United with John's Hopkins Healthcare Systems in the US, the PPE consignment, worth about US $ 200,000 was personally sent to General Shavendra Silva by those donors as a gesture of appreciation of the efforts, being made by the Army for control of COVID 19 epidemic, …

Success of Sri Lanka's first-ever electronic target meet ...

The bronze medal was claimed by Neja Dassanayake Sri Lanka Schools (SLSSSA) who raked up 612 points. Out of a total of 25 participants, Tehani Egodawela of Sri Lanka Navy (SLN Musketry) was placed fourth with 610.2 points. The gold medal of 10m Air Rifle Men was claimed by W.K. Yamith Krishantha of SLN Musketry, who recorded 614.5 points.

Sri Lanka : Sri Lanka Army war hero wins historic gold in ...

Aug 30, Colombo: Sri Lanka Army war veteran Dinesh Priyantha Herath made history by winning the first-ever Gold Medal for Sri Lanka in the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games setting a world record in men's Javelin Throw. This is the first time in the history of Sri Lankan sports that Sri Lanka has won a gold medal at a major international sports event.

Army Boxer & Air Force Woman Pugilist Win Bronze Medals in ...

Army Boxer & Air Force Woman Pugilist Win Bronze Medals in Moscow. The 58th World Military Boxing Championship, held at the Patriot Exhibition and Convention Center in Moscow during 19-26 September 2021, attracting 231 boxers in total from 36 countries in ten weight categories for men and five for women, awarded a Bronze medal to Sri Lanka's leading light fly weight …

Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force

Upon the designation as the 48th Commandant of the Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force, Major General C D Weerasuriya RWP RSP ndu assumed the office of the prestigious appointment at the Headquarters of the Volunteer Force on 15th December 2021. The customary proceedings scheduled were performed on his arrival to the camp premises.

Riviresa Campaign Services Medal | Military Wiki | Fandom

The Riviresa Campaign Services Medal (In Sinhalese:වඩමාරච්චි මෙහෙයුම් පදක්කම) is presented to all ranks of the Regular and Volunteer Forces of the military of the Republic of Sri Lanka and to those who have served in Operation Riviresa. Deputy Minister of Defence, Service Commanders, Inspector General of Police All persons of the Security Forces ...

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Medals for gallantry

The Sri Lankan Armed Forces award medals and their associated ribbon bars in recognition of various levels of service, personal accomplishments and commemorative events while a regular- or volunteer serviceperson is a member of the Sri Lanka Army, Sri Lanka Navy and the Sri Lanka Air Force.Together with military badges, such awards are a means to outwardly …

Medals | Sri Lanka Army

Medals | Sri Lanka Army Medals PARAMA WEERA VIBHUSHANAYA Parama Weera Vibhushanaya (Supreme Heroism Decoration), is the highest Sri Lankan military decoration equivalent to the 'British Victoria Cross' (which was the highest decoration in the Ceylon Army till 1972), or 'Medal of Honour' of the United States.

Purna Bhumi Padakkama - Wikipedia

Vadamarachchi Operation Medal. The Purna Bhumi Padakkama ( Sinhala: පූර්ණ භූමි පදක්කම pūrna bhūmi padakkama) was a military decoration awarded by the Military of Sri Lanka (regular and volunteer) and Sri Lanka Police to all ranks of its forces in recognition of service in various districts that were regarded as ...

Sri Lanka Army - Wikipedia

The Sri Lankan Army (SLA) (Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ලංකා යුද්ධ හමුදාව, romanized: Śrī Laṃkā yuddha hamudāva; Tamil: இலங்கை இராணுவம், romanized: Ilankai iraṇuvam) is the oldest and largest of the Sri Lanka Armed Forces.Established as the Ceylon Army in 1949, it was renamed when Sri Lanka became a republic in 1972.

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A full-day symposium for Middle-Grade Officers of the Armed Forces, conceptualized by the Office of the Chief of Defence Staff (OCDS) under the theme "Military Leadership in the Contemporary World: Evolving from a Warrior to a Friend in Need" began its sessions this morning (13) at the BMICH during a brief inaugural ceremony.

Sri Lanka: Naval Personnel Awarded Gallantry Medals ...

The Gallantry Medal Award Ceremony 2013 was held at the Temple Trees on 15th July 2013 under the patronage of His Excellency the President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Mahinda Rajapaksa. ... (RSP) medals were conferred on 156 personnel from the tri services, Sri Lanka Army, Sri Lanka Navy and Sri Lanka Air Force. ...

Ministry of Defence - Sri Lanka

Riviresa Operation Medal – Awarded for all military personnel in active service who took part actively in the execution of the operation Riviresa 1 during the period of October 17, 1995 to December 6, 1995. Service Medals : 50 th Independence Anniversary Commemoration Medal; Sri Lanka Army 50th Anniversary Medal; Sri Lanka Armed Service Long ...

8th Army Contingent for UN South Sudan's SRIMED Hospital ...

The 8th contingent of the Sri Lanka Army Medical Corps (SLAMC), set to leave for United Nations Peace-Keeping Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) to serve the Level-2 SRIMED Hospital hours before their departure presented a ceremonial salute to General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Defence Staff and Commander of the Army at the SLAMC …

Sri Lanka. Army Volunteer Force Centenary Medal – Floyd's ...

Home / Archive of Sold Items / Sri Lanka. Army Volunteer Force Centenary Medal. SOLD! Sri Lanka. Army Volunteer Force Centenary Medal. Product ID: B-0245 Country: Sri Lanka Condition: VF Sri Lanka. Army Reserve Force Centenary Medal 1991. $ 35.00. Sold! A Veteran Owned Company

Sri Lanka Army 50th Anniversary Medal - Wikipedia

The Sri Lanka Army 50th Anniversary Medal (Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ලංකා යුද්ධ හමුදා 50වන සංවත්සර පදක්කම Śrī Laṃkā yuddha hamudā panasvana sangwathsara padakkama) was presented to all ranks of the regular and volunteer servicepersons of the Sri Lanka Army provided they have completed a minimum of ten years in service by October 8 ...

Sri Lanka Navy 50th Anniversary Medal | Military Wiki | Fandom

The Sri Lanka Navy 50th Anniversary Medal (Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ලංකා නාවික හමුදා 50වන සංවත්සර පදක්කම Śrī Laṃkā nāvika hamudā panasvana sangwathsara padakkama) was presented to all ranks of the regular and volunteer servicepersons of the Sri Lanka Navy provided they have completed a minimum of ten years in service at any time ...

Sri Lankan war hero gunning for gold and world record in ...

Sri Lanka's record holder in the F46 javelin event came out all guns blazing in the Rio 2016 Paralympics to win a bronze medal which also earned him promotion to the rank of Sergeant. Herath renewed his Sri Lanka record at the 2017 World Para Athletic Championships in London (59.93m), 2018 Asian Para Games in Jakarta (Games record of 61.84m ...

Commander Makes Surprise Visit to Panagoda on a Holiday

2 The visiting Army Chief was joined by Major General Ashoka Peiris, Chief Signal Officer and Colonel Commandant of Sri Lanka Signal Corps and a few casually-dressed senior officers upon the arrival of the Commander at the Cantonment, no sooner than General Shavendra Silva's presence was communicated to them.

Awards and decorations of the military of Sri Lanka ...

Awards and decorations of the Sri Lankan Military are military orders, decorations and medals which recognize service and personal accomplishments while a member of the Sri Lankan armed forces.Together with military badges, such awards are a means to outwardly display the highlights of a service member's career.

Sri Lankan Paralympians gung-ho of doubling medal tally in ...

Sri Lankan Paralympians gung-ho of doubling medal tally in Tokyo. Para archer Sampath Bandara during a training session ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. Sri Lanka's Paralympians have made giant strides since making their debut in 1996 Atlanta, winning two bronze medals through athletes Pradeep Sanjaya (London 2012) and Dinesh ...

SLAVF Medals - Sri Lanka Army

SRI LANKA ARMY VOLUNTEER FORCE CENTENARY MEDAL – 1981. Site Footer. ADDRESS. Headquarters Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force, Salawa, Kosgama,