To know the sovereign’s messengers — the best of the best couriers will be at the blue cross on the right side of the chest. In honor of the anniversary of the State courier service that delivered valuable parcels and paper since the time of Paul I (was created in 1796, the year), will approve a special sign.
As it became known “MK”, reward will be a courier who has served at least a year. Persons officers of SFS will receive a special sign with the wording for the initiative, diligence and high achievement, others for service. The main condition: the person must not have any disciplinary action.
The sign will be made of tombac (a type of brass with copper content) Golden color, but is decorated in the cornflower tones. He is a cross with the symbols of the courier: two crossed post horns, a rider on a horse, hastening with the message to the highest personages. To wear the badge staff will be on the right side of the chest. It is noteworthy that today, to meet a courier on the street or in the subway is almost impossible (they use a motor transport), but actually on the plane. Still find them among the passengers was impossible, because they rarely wore a uniform during a mission. Now guess the courier in the ordinary traveler will help cross.Related posts: