Germany Franco-Prussian War Medal
1870 - 1871

German Franco-Prussian War Medal1870 - 1871

The War Commemorative Medal of 1870/71 (German: Kriegsdenkmünze für die Feldzüge 1870–71) is a campagian medal presented by Kaiser William I in his capacity as King of Prussia. The medal was presented to commemorate service in the Franco Prussian War. The medal was presented to all members of the united German armies. The medal was presented for combat service in bronze, and non-combat service in steel.

German Franco-Prussian War Medal

The 29 mm medal for non-combatants is made of steel. The center inscription on the obverse is Für Pflichttreue im Kriege (For devotion to duty in the war). On the reverse is the Iron Cross, 1870 1871, in a starburst with a wreath of oak leaves.

1870 - 1871

Steel, 29 mm, moderate wear, guaranteed original

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