Medal for special dedication of the Dutch Association of Volunteer Home Guards 1924
(Medaille voor bijzondere toewijding aan de Nederlandse Vereniging van Vrijwillige Burgerwachten)
Instituted 1924
Amount issued

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Value category Above average
Ribbon

This medal was instituted in 1924 as a reward for dedication to the Dutch Association of Volunteer Home Guards. These Home Guards were decommisioned by the German occupying authorities during WW2 on 1 september 1940. On the obverse in the centre the Dutch Lion, sorrounded by the 11 arms of the (then existing) provinces. On the reverse a blank space can be used to engrave the name of bearer. The medal is bronze, diameter 41 mm.