|Added by||Radu Andron|
|General Description :||The Overseas Medal (médaille d'outre-mer) was the replacement for the French Colonial Medal when the latter was turned into the former by the decree of 6 June 1962.
Ribbon : sky blue with three vertical white bands, the two side ones of 2mm and the central one of 7mm
Link : Silver laurel branches.
Bars : Gilt, showing the territory where the campaign occurred.
|Front Description :||The work of engraver Georges Lemaire, in silver. A helmeted face representing the personification of the French Republic, circled by the words "République française".|
|Back Description :||A terrestrial globe on top of a trophy of military attributes with the caption "MEDAILLE D'OUTRE-MER"|
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