Collection of Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira, N2581
French Medaille Coloniale (Colonial War Medal) 1893
For distinguished services rendered during the course of the campaign.
Medal instituted in 1893, to reward services in the French colonies and could be awarded retrospectively for actions stretching back to 1827.
1 January 1893 to 31 December 1893
D ARGENT (medallist's name)
0 - Whole diameter : 32mm
Nomenclature 3.0 for Museum Cataloging (Primary Title)
Robert G. Chenhall's System for Classifying Man-Made Objects (Other Title) Robert Chenhall
Nashville/Tennessee/USA (Place of Publication)
22 March 2016
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