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Mussolini, Benito Amilcare Andrea

Date of birth:
July 29th, 1883 (Predappi, Kingdom of Italy)
Date of death:
April 28th, 1945 (Giulino di Mezzegra, Kingdom of Italy)
Buried on:
Memorial Tomb Benito Mussolini
Nationality:
Italian

Biography

Benito Mussolini was the 27th Prime Minister of Italy and the Duce of Fascism (9 November 1921 - 25 July 1943) and Duce of the Italian Socialist Republic (23 September 1943 - 25 April 1945). He and his maîtresse were murdered by communist partisans on 28 April 1945.

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Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Awarded on:
1923
Details:
Withdrawn in 1940
Companion of The Most Honourable Order of the Bath (CB)
Awarded on:
1923
Order Orla Bialego
Awarded on:
1924
Ordine dei Santi Maurizio e Lazzaro - Cavaliere
Awarded on:
1924
Ordine Supremo della S.S. Annunziata - Cavaliere
Awarded on:
1924
Ordine della Corona d'Italia - Cavaliere
Rank:
Primo maresciallo dell'impero (First marshal of the empire)
Awarded on:
January 12th, 1934
Gră-Cruz del Ordem Nacional do Cruzeiro do Sul
Rank:
Primo maresciallo dell'impero (First marshal of the empire)
Awarded on:
1934
Grosskreuz des Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes
Awarded on:
May 7th, 1936
Ordine Militare di Savoia -Knight
Rank:
Primo maresciallo dell'impero (First marshal of the empire)
Awarded on:
September 25th, 1937
Grosskreuz des Deutschen Adlerordens (mit oder ohne Schwertern)
Rank:
Primo maresciallo dell'impero (First marshal of the empire)
Awarded on:
1937
Details:
Gold version with diamants
Grosskreuz des Ehrenzeichen des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes
Rank:
Primo maresciallo dell'impero (First marshal of the empire)
Awarded on:
1937
Orden Imperial del Yugo y las Flechas Grand Cross
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Primo maresciallo dell'Impero (First marshal of the empire)
Awarded on:
March 2nd, 1944
Grandcross of the Order of the Roman Eagle
Periode:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Primo maresciallo dell'impero (First marshal of the empire)
Awarded on:
February 11th, 1945
Ordine dei santi patroni d'Italia - Grand cross
Colonial Order of the Star of Italy - Cavaliere
Knight of the Order of the Roman Eagle
Medaglia commemorativa della Marcia su Roma
Details:
For 20 years of service
Ordine dello Speron d'Oro
Ordine di Pio IX - Cavaliere di Gran Croce
Rank:
Primo maresciallo dell'impero (First marshal of the empire)
Awarded on:
April 2nd, 1923
Ordo Equestris Sancti Sepulcri Hierosolymitani - Gran Croce
Rank:
Primo maresciallo dell'impero (First marshal of the empire)
Lacplesa Kara ordenis
Rank:
Primo maresciallo dell'impero (First marshal of the empire)
Kungliga Serafimerorden
Rank:
Primo maresciallo dell'impero (First marshal of the empire)
Elefantordenen
Rank:
Primo maresciallo dell'impero (First marshal of the empire)
Daikun'i kikkashō
Rank:
Primo maresciallo dell'impero (First marshal of the empire)
Ordinul Corona Romaneii Grand Cross
Rank:
Primo maresciallo dell'impero (First marshal of the empire)
Grand Cross to the Order of Solomon's seal
Awarded on:
April 1937
Gemeinsames Flugzeugfuhrer-Beobachter Abzeichen mit Brillianten

Sources

  • Photo: Public domain & Pascal Blijkers