updated 9:43 AM UTC, Dec 29, 2017

H.E.Mr.M.Petrakov, Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the Republic of South Africa, on 23 April 2015 in Port Edward (KwaZulu-Natal province) presented the jubilee medal «70 years of Victory in the Great Patriotic war 1941-1945» to the veteran of the Arctic (Northern) Convoys Mr.Aubrey Leonard 

The medal was awarded by Decree of 21 December 2013 by H.E.Mr.V.Putin, President of the Russian Federation.