Battle of Vitoria Cross


Cruz de Distinción por la Batalla de Vitoria

  • Cross instituted on 21 June 1815.
  • Cross awarded to participants of the Battle of Vitoria.
  • Battle of Vitoria - battle in which British, Portuguese and Spanish army under General the Marquess of Wellington broke the French army under Joseph Bonaparte and Marshal Jean-Baptiste Jourdan near Vitoria in Spain.

 

 

Peninsular war awards