Date Instituted

9 April 1943


Wounded in battle

Number awarded



Awarded in these classes:
Gold (only to next of kin or for severe disablement)
Iron (awarded with different ribbons to indicate number of times wounded)

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