UNITED NATIONS PROTECTION FORCE (YUGOSLAVIA)
- UNPROFOR
(Operation Harmony 1 and 2 / Operation Cavalier)



UN Protection Force in

Yugoslavia

TERMS

The award is for 90 days service from March 1992 to present.

UNITED NATIONS MANDATE

To conduct security patrols, establish checkpoints, provide route maintenance, clear minefields and construct and maintain shelters in Croatia and Bosnia-Herzegovina.

CANADIAN FORCES UNITS

Royal 22e Regiment
1RCR
PPCLI
Military Observers
RCMP
Combat Engineers (1 CER / 4 CER)

RIBBON

The ribbon consists of 9 stripes: UN blue (2.5 mm), light green (5 mm), UN blue (3 mm), white (1 mm), red centre (8 mm), white (1 mm), UN blue (3 mm), dark brown (5 mm), and UN blue (2.5 mm).

ISSUED

There were 1,200 issued to Canadians in 1992 and 2,222 in 1993. RCMP members have received 225 medals to the end of 1993.