On a journey of discovery to historical sites? Download the TracesOfWar app directly on Google Play or the Apple App Store.

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
Maczek, Stanislaw Wladyslaw "Baca"31-03-189211-12-1994more
Maeztu, Felipe13-09-190518-12-1958more
Magendie, Edmond24-01-191220-03-2000more
Magne, Jean23-02-191627-03-1958more
Magny, Henri04-01-191017-05-1944more
Magrin-Vernerey, Raoul Charles "Ralph Monclar"07-02-189203-06-1964more
Mahé, Jean02-06-191702-12-1946more
Mairet, Louis19-06-191603-10-1998more
Malec-Natlacen, Stanislas02-10-191305-08-2004more
Malfettes, Roger20-09-191820-11-2009more
Malin, Henri09-05-191216-03-2003more
Mallet, Jean-Pierre24-06-192026-09-2013more
Maloubier, Robert "Bob"02-02-192320-02-2015more
Mangin, Stanislas20-09-191716-06-1986more
Manhès, Henri Frédéric Alfred09-06-188924-06-1959more
Mantel, Claude17-09-191604-02-1994more
Mantelet, Jean Paul05-03-189130-10-1942more
Marchand, Pierre29-09-189310-08-1971more
Marienne, Pierre Félix09-12-190812-07-1944more
Marmissolle-Daguerre, Philippe01-01-192118-02-1977more
Marsault, Gérard01-04-191223-10-2000more
Marson, Paul11-07-190630-11-1987more
Marteau, Albert23-05-191102-08-1996more
Martin, François Marie René Louis03-08-191612-07-1944more
Martin-Siegfried, Marc21-06-191106-03-1990more
Marty, Albert04-11-190717-04-1984more
Masquelier, Louis09-03-189830-07-1961more
Massart, Olivier31-10-191909-05-1968more
Massu, Jacques05-05-190826-10-2002more
Mauric, Charles10-06-190926-07-1990more
Maurice-Bokanowski, Michel Alfred06-11-191203-05-2005more
Maylié, Roger13-11-192026-04-1967more
Mazana, André06-02-191322-08-1944more
Maziéras, Alphée24-08-191218-11-1944more
Megret de Devise, Christian13-10-190813-06-1986more
Mélis, Paul21-02-192112-08-1982more
Menestrey, Jacques26-07-191402-03-1997more
Méric, Edouard20-07-190129-05-1973more
Messmer, Pierre20-03-191629-08-2007more
Mezan, Paul-Hémir11-08-191218-06-1944more
Michel-Levy, Simone Francoise19-01-190613-04-1945more
Millet, René15-08-191009-04-1978more
Mirkin, Victor19-12-190924-11-1944more
Moguez, Pierre25-04-191307-04-1982more
Monclar, Rémond17-02-189422-10-1972more
Mondenx, René24-01-191112-06-1971more
Monteggiani, Yves04-01-190721-11-1965more
Moore, Fred08-04-192016-09-2017more
Morel, André10-09-191617-09-1979more
Morel, René06-12-190808-05-1974more
Mouchel-Blaisot, Jacques22-06-192014-07-1990more
Moulin, Jean20-06-189908-07-1943more
Moulinier, André19-06-192207-05-2006more
Moustier, de, Léonel07-04-188208-03-1945more
Moynet, André19-07-192102-05-1993more
Mufraggi, Jean12-11-191419-11-2009more
Muller, Henri27-12-190021-08-1944more
Muracciole, Jules14-02-190622-10-1995more

Sources