The Order for Bravery is the first and most popular Bulgarian order
instituted after the liberation from Turkish oppression.
Established: 1st/13th January 1880
Number of classes: Grand Cross and four classes
Being awarded for: To army officers and generals only, for demonstrated
bravery and valour during military action
Shape: Maltese cross with a circular centre and crossed swords
The shape of the cross is like the officer's one, but without email.
Ribbon: Sky-blue in colour with a silver stripe near both edges
To the Military Order "For Bravery" was established a Soldier Cross in four degrees.
The 1st and the 2nd one are made of gilted metal, and the 3rd and 4th from silvered.