Document for Border Guard Medal, awarded to Marta Slivka on 25
Standard hard-covered maroon booklet with impressed lettering
and Soviet state emblem on the cover. Watermarked internal
Shows KGB stamp and hand-signed by Lt. General Zakharov,
Deputy Chairman of the KGB (Zakhatov would soon be promoted to
Colonel General and become KGB First Deputy Chairman).
The document is in excellent condition. The cover shows no
significant wear, and although the gold impression has faded
somewhat, it is fully legible. The internal pages are
immaculately clean and crisp.
A Border Guard Medal document issued to a woman is a very