Gulf and Kuwait Medal
The Gulf and Kuwait Medal recognizes the participation of CF members deployed or in direct support
of the operations against Iraq during the Gulf war. The medal is awarded to those employed during the
build up of troops before the beginning of hostilities and a bar is awarded for those deployed during
the actual war.
Wearing: As prescribed in the protocol for Wearing of Orders, Decorations and Medals
For more information, please see the Department of National Defence Web site for Canadian Forces Honours and