Vietnam National Order 5th Class Medal Miniature
The National Order is designed to reward persons living or dead who have distinguished themselves by grandiose works, by remarkable deeds in the discharging of their duty or by their bravery and those who have honored and served the country by their lofty virtues or their outstanding knowledge.
The National Order is also designed to reward the various organizations of the Army, the officially recognized groups, the administrative agencies(provinces, municipalities, towns, delegations, cantons, villages, districts) actuated by a lofty spirit of sacrifice and bravery and which have carried out actions whose glamor glorifies the country.
The National Order may be awarded to foreigners for diplomatic reasons. The National Order may be awarded on a civil or military basis.