Croix de Guerre "type-Giraud"

France

Translation: War Cross 1943, Giraud-type
Number of awards in the database: 0
Total awarded for WW II: unknown

The 'Croix de Guerre'(War Cross) 1943, Giraud-type' is very rare and was instituted in 1943 by General Giraud for the troops under his command in North-Africa. The obverse of the badge shows two crossed flags and on the reverse the inscription '1943' is engraved.
 

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