This medal is given to all members of the Kuwait Army, Navy and Air Force, Police and Fire service after 5 years service. There normally is a small 5 pointed star on the ribbon. After 10 years service the recipient receives the "Silver" class, silver/grey ribbon with yellow stripes, and after 15 years service, the "Gold" class.
All three medals are made by Spinks of London.
Information provided by former Sgt Major William Cunningham, RAOC - one of only three British service members to be awarded this decoration. The other two are Major Brian Webber RA and WO2 David Boarer RE.