Croix du Combattant Volontaire Résistance


Translation: Cross of the Volunteer of the Resistance
Total awarded for WW II: unknown

This cross was created in 1954 for people, french or foreign, who can justify at least a service of 90 days in a french Resistance organisation and/or had been killed or wounded in a Resistance action. The front face of the cross displays a Lorraine cross. The ribbon is made of the colours of the Resistance Medal and the Order of the Liberation : red, black and green.

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Picture source:   - France Phaleristique
Information source(s):   - Gabriel Poisson from Loi du 15 avril 1954
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