Militia Long Service medal other ranks
(Medaille voor Trouwe Dienst Schutterijen onderofficieren)
First date issued 1851
Amount issued


Value category Average

In 1851 the Long Service Medal for the militia was instituted in two versions, one for officers one for other ranks. (see also: Militia Long Service medal for officers). The medal is of very thin silver. On the obverse a shield with the text "Trouwe Dienst Schutterij" (Faithfull Service Militia). The reverse is not designed and holds the negative-struck of the obverse. The medal was abolished in 1907 when the militia were decomissioned.



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