Original Medal "For the rescue of drowning". Medal "For the rescue of drowning, " established by the Decree of the Supreme Soviet USSR on 16 February 1957 the year. Author picture - artist AF Shebalkov.Medal awarded to rescue workers and other citizens USSR, as well as persons who are not citizens of the USSR, for. Courage and dedication shown during the rescue of people in the water. For the high degree of vigilance and resourcefulness, as a result we have been warned accidents with people on the water. For the exemplary organization of rescue service on the water. The award was made on the basis of the Decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR and on behalf of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR. Please carefully review the attached photos, if you need any additional photos please contact me. Pay Pal only Thank you.