Commemoration Cross 1939-1940 Red Cross 1942
(Herinneringskruis 1939-1940 van het Nederlandse Rode Kruis)
Instituted / (code) 1942 / (HKRK)
Amount issued


Value category Average

During the mobilisation in the period 4 april 1939 until 10 mei 1940 and during the invasion of the Netherlands 10-15 May 1940 the Red Cross in the Netherlands assisted in providing care for military and civilian who were mobilised and who were involved in actions.

The cross can be awarded in silver (for special valor and policy) and in bronze.