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Civil Decoration Cross 1st Class for Long Service

Added by: John Harman
Description: Décoration Civique Croix d'Or pour ancienneté de services Burgerlijk Ereteken voor dienstanciënniteit, Kruis 1ste Klas Instituted 21 July 1867 by King Leopold II of Belgium. This is the highest of the five classes of this award, the grades of which were awarded according the rank. The center medallion bears the monogram of the reigning monarch. This civil decoration can be rewarded for philanthropy or 25 years of service, depending on the color of the ribbon. This is the ribbon for long service.
Date Added: 03-09-2005