Military Merit Medal, in Silver

CATEGORY: Version

SKU: 02.SXH.0101.102.01.000

  • Add an image

Estimated market value:

N/A

Attributes

  • Country
    Germany
  • Composition
    Silver
  • Inscription
    Obv: FÜR GOTT UND VATERLAND 1814 Rev: DER TAPFERKEIT UND DEM VERDIENSTE
  • Size
    36mm

History


This medal was jointly founded by Duke Bernhard Erich Freund of Saxe-Meiningen, Duke Ernst I of Saxe-Coburg and Saalfeld, and Duke Friedrich of Saxe-Hildburghausen.

It was awarded to recognize bravery and merit in the field during the war against Napoleon.

Before the medal could be officially awarded, a board reviewed the level of bravery, heroism, and self-sacrifice displayed by the possible recipients' throughout their Military service.

The Silver Medal was awarded to Sergeants and other ranks.

There is limited information regarding this item.

FOR SALE / WANTED

Item For Sale By

Be the first to sell this item

Wanted By

Be the first to request this item

Comments

Sign in to comment and reply.

Scroll Top