Medal In Commemoration of the 250th Anniversary of Leningrad

Awarded to all citizens who participated in the restoration and reconstruction of Leningrad. With Citizenship of Leningrad of five years or more. Also awarded to all surviving holders of the Medal for the Defence of Leningrad.

Medal In Commemoration of the 250th Anniversary of Leningrad
32mm in diameter gilt circular medal inscription “In Commemoration of the 250th Anniversary of Leningrad”
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On the reverse inscription “GLORY TO THE HERO-CITY!”

Type Commemorative medal

Eligibility Citizens of the Soviet Union

Awarded for Wartime and peacetime service to the city of Leningrad

Status No longer awarded

Established May 16, 1957

Total awarded 1,445,900