Long Service Decoration for Non-commissioned Officers

GHK000 Dienstauszeichnung der Unteroffiziere

  • Decoration was instituted by Prince and co-regent Friedrich Wilhelm on 19 August 1835.
  • Decoration was awarded to members of the military who belonged to the active army corps, including the Swiss Life Guards, the garrison troops, the invalid corps, the gendarmerie for loyal service.
  • Decoration was awarded in three classes: for 20, 15, and 10 years of service.

Landgraviate of Hesse-Kassel