Croix du Combattant 1939-1940 (Vichy)


Translation: Combatant's Cross 1939-1940 (Vichy)
Number of awards in the database: 2
Total awarded for WW II: unknown

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On March 28th, 1941, on the same day the Vichy War Cross was instituted, Marshall Pétain authorised a new version of the Croix des Combattants (Combattant's Cross) 1930, the Croix des Combattants 1939-1940 (Vichy).
The only differences are the date on the reverse of the award, 1939-1940, and the colours of the ribbon which were changed into pale blue with black stripes.

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Picture source:   - France Phaleristique
Information source(s):   - Dorling H.T., Ribbons and Medals, Philip, London 1974
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