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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
Hackin, Marie Alice07-09-190524-02-1941
Hasey, John Freeman "Jack"03-11-191609-05-2005more
Haugland, Knut Magne23-09-191725-12-2009more
Hauteclocque, de, Pierre10-02-191024-09-2004more
Hébert, Jacques08-08-192015-02-2018more
Hennebert, Gérard11-10-191315-08-1953more
Herbinger, Pierre-Jean01-12-189930-04-1972more
Hervé, Yves05-07-190917-05-1944more
Hettier de Boislambert, Claude26-07-190622-02-1986more
Hugo, Georges03-04-191501-03-1984more
Huguet, Robert27-02-190107-03-1979more

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