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Napoleonic Era Awards Of All German States


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Herzogtum Nassau: silver Military Merit Medal, 1st Model 1807 - 1818.

 



246 awards in total.

  • 28 campaign vs. Prussia (1806/07)
  • 1 campaign vs. Austria (1809)
  • 102 campaign vs. Spain (1808 - 1813)
  • 115 battle at Waterloo (1815)

Regards

 

Alex

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Order of the Westphalian Crown, created by king Jérôme (Napoléon'sbrother) (december 25 1809).

First class knight:

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Second class knight (august 15 1812):colle-12.jpgcolle-13.jpg

 

With Biennais's hallmark:

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I'm for the moment wrighting a book about the order of the Crown  and the medals of the kingdom of Westpahalia that will be published beginning 2017.

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great! which sources do you use for the list?

Will it also contain their biographical en careerdata?

maybe you could provide me with your mailadress via a private message, so I can share with you what I collected during the years on the subject

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My principal sources are:

Moniteur Westphalien. A Cassel, de l’Imprimerie royale. Années 1809 à 1813.

Almanach de Westphalie. A Cassel, de l’Imprimerie royale. Années 1811 à 1813.

Bulletin des lois du royaume de Westphalie. A Cassel, de l’Imprimerie J. H. Martin Aubel. Années 1807 à 1813.

Almanach Impérial. Paris, Testu. Années 1810 à 1813.

 

My list contains some careerdata as the function at the time of the attribution.

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