Medal for Humane Action, type 7
(Medaille voor Menschlievend Hulpbetoon, type 7)
Instituted / (code) 1897 / (HM2)
Amount issued


Value category Rare

This type 7 medal was instituted in 1897 to award lifesaving actions. Can be issued in bronze, silver or gold. The recipient must have been in life-threatening danger to recieve the medal.

On the obverse: Queen Wilhelmina facing left, surrounded by the text: "Wilhelmina Koningin der Nederlanden" Reverse: "voor menschlievend hulpbetoon aan:" (For Humane Action to:)