Swedish Red Cross merit medal

Swedish Red Cross merit medal


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Product Description

Swedish Red Cross merit medal. The medal was instituted in 1911 but renamed in 1923 to the present name. Before 1923 it was called: The medical volunteer´s merit medal. Awarded of active service of the Swedish Red cross for minimum 10 years, as well as previously having recieved the service sign of the Swedish Red cross. Awarded to E. Cederstrom. The medal is depicting on the obverse King Gustav V (1907-50).

Condition: Very Good/Excellent

Manufacturer: MJV, The Royal Mint

Hallmarks: MJV, Silver, 1921