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Médaille Commemorative de la Guerre 1939-1945

This bronze, hexagonal medal bears on the face a Gallic cock on a Lorraine Cross and on the reverse the inscription: "Répeublique Française 1939/45" Bars were awarded for service, either on land or in the air, in France, Norway, Italy, Germany, Great- Britain and the Soviet Union; for maritine operations in the Atlantic, the Mediterranean, the Channell and the North Sea as well as for resistance and volontary service.
The ribbon is light blue with red and green stripes at its outer edges and a vertical row of V's (Victory) down its centre.

Grid List
NameDate of birthDate of deathAwards
Da Rif, Emile10-10-191412-05-1943more
Dangel, Justin07-06-190711-05-1968more
Daruvar, Yves de31-03-192128-05-2018more
Debeaumarché, Edmond15-12-190628-03-1959more
Debiez, Henri09-06-192012-07-1944
Defosse, Raymond26-12-189701-03-1956more
Del Favero, Dino31-05-191015-03-1941
Delange, Maurice21-01-189814-05-1976more
Desmet, Victor20-12-191929-01-2018
Diagne, Adolphe17-10-190728-02-1985more
Dio, Louis14-10-190815-06-1994more
Duault, Raoul09-04-191015-11-1983
Duclos, Maurice23-08-190623-02-1981more
Dumont, François11-10-191802-05-1997more
Dupont, René15-01-191806-12-1981more
Dworak, Kazimierz Juliusz Tadeusz07-01-189503-11-1954more

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