Medal of 10 August 1792

Médaille sur le 10 août 1792

  • Medal was founded on 7 August 1817 to commemorate the death of the Swiss Guards in the defense of the Tuileries Palace on 10 August 1792.
  • From 1,200 people were killed 750 guardsmen and 130 officers, 395 medals was awarded to the survivors.

 

 

Switzerland