Military Merit Cross

GME017 Militär Verdienstkreuz

  • Decoration was instituted by Friedrich Franz II on 5 August 1848.
  • Decoration was awarded to military personnel, regardless of rank, for demonstrating bravery during specific military campaigns, with indicated by a date on the bottom arm of the cross.
  • Decoration was awarded in two classes.

Grand Duchy of Mecklenburg-Schwerin