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Date Instituted

November 1941


Requirements

Awarded for bravery or merit.


Number awarded

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Julis Krix
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(Courtesy of Otto Krix)


Comments

This was the highest military order in Croatia.

Awarded in these classes:
1st Class
2nd Class
3rd Class
4th Class
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Green oak leaves could be added to any class for "especially outstanding acts of bravery".

Photo © Emedals


Sources used

David Littlejohn - Foreign legions of the Third Reich, vol 3
David Littlejohn - Orders, decorations, medals and badge of the Third Reich, vol 2

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