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Großherzogtum Oldenburg




Medal for the War of 1866. Oldenburg was one of the few states on the side of the Prussians.
Inscription: Nicolas Friedrich Peter, Großherzog von Oldenburg, the reverse with 1866 within a laurel wreath,
on an original replacement ribbon manufactured before 1945. With a few edge knocks.



Kriegsverdienstkreuz or Friedrich August Kreuz, 1st and 2nd class, latter on original narrow ribbon with set bar: VOR DEM FEINDE "in the face of the enemy"
1st class version, pinback, in blackened iron, 2nd class in blackened zinc.




Oldenburg, territories in several regions, with exclave in East Holstein and around Lübeck and Birkenfeld

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