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Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes

During the National Socialist period, the decoration was adjusted three times (1933-1939).
The original design from 1922 was used until 1934. Between 1934 and 1937 new classes were added. From 1937 the German Swastika was added to the design and the classes were reorganized again.

The Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes German Red Cross Decoration) had two classes between 1922 and 1934:
1- Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes Erste Klasse (First Class)
2- Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes Zweite Klasse (Second Class)

After reorganizing the Order in 1934 the classes became:
1- Stern des Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes (Star)
2- Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes Erste Klasse (First Class)
3- Verdienstkreuz des Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes (Cross of Merit)
4- Ehrenzeichen des Roten Kreuzes (Decoration of the Red Cross)
5- Damenkreuz des Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes (Ladies Cross)

In 1937 the design was changed and the classes reorganized:
1- Grosskreuz des Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes (Grand Cross)
2- Stern des Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes (Star)
3- Erste Klasse des Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes (First Class)Could be awarded with diamonds
4- Verdienstkreuz des Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes (Merit Cross)
5- Zweite Klasse des Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes (Second Class)
6- Medaille des Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes (Medal)

In 1939 the decoration was replaced with the Ehrenzeichen für Deutsche Volkspflege (German Social Welfare Decoration)

Subonderscheidingen

Grosskreuz des Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten KreuzesGrandcross to the German Red Cross Decorations
In the database: 2
Issued:unknown
Stern des Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten KreuzesStar to the German Red Cross Decorations
In the database: 3
Issued:unknown
Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes, 1.StufeGerman Red Cross Decoration, 1st Class
In the database: 4
Issued:unknown
Verdienstkreuz des Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten KreuzesCross of Merit to the German Red Cross Decorations
In the database: 4
Issued:unknown
Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes (Medaille)Decoration of the German Red Cross (Medal)
In the database: 1
Issued:unknown
Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes, 2.StufeGerman Red Cross Decoration, 2nd Class
In the database: 4
Issued:unknown
Medaille zum Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten KreuzesMedal to the German Red Cross Decoration
In the database: 0
Issued:unknown
Frauenkreuz des Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten KreuzesWomanscross to the German Red Cross Decorations
In the database: 0
Issued:unknown