Homeguard Commemoration Medal Rotterdam 1939-1940
(Herinneringskruis Burgerwacht Rotterdam 1939-1940)


Instituted 1940
Amount issued


Value category Above Average

Commemorative medal for the Homeguard of Rotterdam during mobilisation 1939 and first days of WWII 1940. Issued by Luitenant-Colonel A.P.H. Boellaerd.

Obverse: Crowned Weapon and colours (green and white) of the city of Rotterdam. Reverse: Text "1939 Burgerwacht van Rotterdam 1940" (1939 Homeguard of Rotterdam 1940). Material: Iron and Enamel. Ribbon: Green with two white stripes.