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Silver front and back face of the Meritorious service cross. Also shown are the blue and  white ribbons for military and civilian wear. The civilian ribbon has a thin silver line between the thick white lines, where the military one does not.

(MSC) Meritorious Service Cross Miniature

Regular price $50.00 $0.00 Unit price per

If you require your medals to be mounted before they are shipped to you, please select the option for miniature medal mounting on the 1st page of the miniature medal collection. The fee is per medal.

This Honour is administered by the Chancellery of Honours at Rideau Hall. The nomination process for the military division however, is administered by the Department of National Defence. For more information on the Civil Division of the Meritorious Service Decorations, visit

Military nominations shall be processed through the chain of command in accordance with A-AD-200-000/AG-000 - Honours, Flags and Heritage Structure of the Canadian Forces .

Eligibility and Criteria

The Meritorious Service Cross (military division) recognizes a military deed or activity that has been performed in an outstandingly professional manner, according to a rare high standard that brings considerable benefit or great honour to the Canadian Forces.


A bar is awarded for further activities that would have warranted award of the Cross. The bar is a silver bar with a maple leaf in the centre.

Image shows front and back face of medal.