(Nemzetvédelmi Kereszt)

Date Instituted

11 December 1940


Awarded for countering communist influence in Hungary.

Number awarded



Photo courtesy of Dr. Szentváry-Lukács János.

Sources used

Christopher Ailsby - German World War 2 Medals & Political Awards: The Satellite States
David Littlejohn - Foreign Legions of the Third Reich, Vol 3

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