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Date Instituted

1 January 1880

Requirements

Awarded to officers for bravery.

Number awarded

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General Georgi Markov Markov
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(Courtesy of Lost Bulgaria, licensed under Creative Commons)

Major Dr Ernst Kupfer
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(Courtesy of Paal Waland)

Bulgarian Heinkel He51
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(Courtesy of Lost Bulgaria, licensed under Creative Commons)

Comments


Photo courtesy of Dimitar Shakadanov & Emedals

It was awarded in these classes:
Grand Cross (worn only by the king)
1st Class (silver breast star)
2nd Class (white enamel cross worn from a ribbon around the neck)
3rd Class (1st grade) (white enamel pin-back cross)
3rd Class (2nd grade) (white enamel cross worn from a ribbon)
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4th Class (1st grade) (red enamel pin-back cross)
4th Class (2nd grade) (red enamel cross worn from a ribbon)
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Sources used

David Littlejohn - Foreign Legions of the Third Reich, vol 4

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