WW1 French Croix de Guerre Cross Of War Medal With Star Citation

WW1 French Croix de Guerre Cross Of War Medal With Star Citation

Code: 18644

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For sale is a WW1 French Croix de Guerre Cross Of War Medal With Star Citation. This is in good condition.

 
 
The Croix de Guerre is a military decoration of France. It was first created in 1915 and consists of a square-cross medal on two crossed swords, hanging from a ribbon with various degree pins. The decoration was first awarded during World War I, again in World War II, and in other conflicts; the croix de guerre des théâtres d'opérations extérieures ("cross of war for external theatres of operations") was established in 1921 for these. The Croix de Guerre was also commonly bestowed on foreign military forces allied to France.
 
 
Awarded for Individuals who distinguish themselves by acts of heroism involving combat with enemy forces.
 
 
These will be sent via royal mail 1st class signed for and dispatched within two working days.