Collection of Auckland War Memorial War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira, N2583
French National Order of the Legion of Honour : Chevalier (large miniature)
Period of Third Republic Legion of Honour (1871-1940)
Instituted in 1802 by Napoleon Bonaparte as a general military and civilian order. Changes in the design of the medal since then reflect changes in French political history.
Third Republic (1870 - 1940), French reign
- 0 - Whole width : 41mm
- 0 - Whole height : 70mm
6 September 2016
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