Medal of Belgian Gratitude (in bronze)

SKU: 02.BEL.0118.103.01

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  • Bronze Medal (stamped "V DEMANET") Obverse
  • Bronze Medal (stamped "V DEMANET") Reverse

Attributes

  • country
    Belgium
  • date of institution
    August 1, 1945
  • remarks
    The medal was engraved by Victor Demanet.

History


The Medal of Belgian Gratitude was awarded to Belgian civilians in recognition of acts of gallantry or humanitarianism performed during the Second World War. When it was awarded to members of the Red Cross, the medal had an enamelled red cross in the surmounting laurel wreath.

The reverse inscription, in Latin, translates to "A Grateful Country."

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Versions

  • Price

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  • Composition

    Bronze

  • Inscription

    Rev: PATRIA GRATA 1940 1945

  • Size

    32x36mm

  • Maker

  • Version Remarks

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  • Price

    $45 USD

  • Composition

    Bronze

  • Inscription

    Rev: PATRIA GRATA 1940 - 1945

  • Size

    32x36mm

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Miniatures

  • Price

    $35 USD

  • Size

    11mm

  • Remarks

    This version is composed of bronze.

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