Blücher Order

GDR000  Blücher-Orden

  • Order was instituted in 1965.
  • Order was awarded to soldiers of the National People's Army for valor in a time of war. The order was never awarded as the GDR was never in a state of war.
  • Order was awarded in three classes.
  • There are two types of insignia.
  • Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher - was a Prussian Generalfeldmarschall.

German Democratic Republic