Jubilee Medal for Midwives

GBN019 Jubiläumsmedaille für Hebammen

  • Medal was instituted by Grand Duchess Luise in 1884.
  • Medal was awarded to midwives for 35 years of impeccable service. From 1887 the medal was awarded in two classes: for 25 („FUER 25 JAHRE“ inscription) and 40 (“ FUER 40 JAHRE“ inscription) years of service.
  • In 1888, the inscription on the obverse of the medal was changed to "FÜR TREUEN DIENST".
  • There are four types of the medal.

Grand Duchy of Baden