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Vittorio Emanuele III

Date of birth:
November 11th, 1869 (Naples, Italy)
Date of death:
December 28th, 1947 (Alexandria, Egypt)
Buried on:
Santuario di Vicoforte
Nationality:
Italian (1860-1946, Kingdom)

Biography

King of Italy 1900-1946.

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Awarded on:
December 2nd, 1878
Awarded on:
1882
Awarded on:
1883
Awarded on:
January 1st, 1887
Ordine Supremo della Santissima Annunziata
Awarded on:
January 1st, 1887
Ordine dei Santi Maurizio e Lazzaro - Cavaliere di gran croce
Awarded on:
January 1st, 1887
Ordine della Corona d'Italia - Cavaliere della Croce Grande
Awarded on:
1887
Großkreuz zum Königlich Ungarischer Orden des Heiligen Stephan
Awarded on:
April 15th, 1888

With collar
Kungliga Serafimerorden
Awarded on:
August 3rd, 1891

Expelled in 1941.
Order of the Garter
Awarded on:
1893
Awarded on:
1893
Awarded on:
June 1st, 1897
Awarded on:
July 29th, 1900
Ordine Militare di Savoia - Cavaliere di Gran Croce
Awarded on:
July 29th, 1900
Ordine al merito civile di Savoia
Awarded on:
December 10th, 1900
Awarded on:
June 4th, 1901
Awarded on:
April 16th, 1902
Daikun'i kikkashō
Awarded on:
November 18th, 1903

Expelled in 1941
Royal Victorian Chain
Awarded on:
1906
Awarded on:
January 18th, 1914
Colonial Order of the Star of Italy - Cavaliere della Croce Grande
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
1916

Expelled in 1941
Grand Cross of The Most Honourable Order of the Bath (GCB)
Awarded on:
July 19th, 1919
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)
Awarded on:
December 16th, 1920
Medaglia interalleata della vittoria
Awarded on:
1920
Suomen Valkoisen Ruusun suurristi ketjuineen (SVR SR ketj)
Awarded on:
January 19th, 1922
Medaglia commemorativa dell'Unità d'Italia
Awarded on:
December 12th, 1923
Order Virtuti Militari Grand Cross
Awarded on:
1925
Awarded on:
January 2nd, 1932
Awarded on:
October 1st, 1937
Orden Imperial del Yugo y las Flechas Grand Collar
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Primo maresciallo dell'Impero (First Marshal of the Empire )
Awarded on:
April 16th, 1940
Urdhëri Besa - Grand Cross
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Primo maresciallo dell'Impero (First Marshal of the Empire )
Awarded on:
April 16th, 1940
Urdhëri i Skënderbeut, Grand Cross
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Rank:
Primo maresciallo dell'Impero (First Marshal of the Empire )
Awarded on:
March 14th, 1942
Ordine dell' Aquila Romana - Grand Cross
Period:
First World War (1914-1918)

Clasps "1915 "," 1916 "," 1917 "," 1918 "
Medaglia Commemorativa della Guerra Italo-Austriaca 1915–18

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