Kingdom of Denmark: Order of the Dannebrog

Dannebrogordenen

Ribbon: White with red edges.

Instituted: 12 October 1671 by King Christian V.

Awarded: For special deeds or conspicuous service to Denmark.

Grades: 6 plus a Silver Cross - renamed Cross of Honour of the Order of the Dannebrog (Dannebrogordenens Hæderstegn) in 1952.

Christian IX
1863-1906
Frederick VIII
1906-12
Christian X
1912-47
Frederick IX
1947-72
Margrethe II
1972 - date
Grand Commander: Badge (male) Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Grand Commander: Star Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Grand Commander: Badge (female) Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Grand Cross: Collar Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Grand Cross: Badge Grand Cross: Badge, Obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Grand Cross: Star Grand Cross: Star, Obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Commander 1st Degree: Badge* Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Commander 1st Degree: Star* Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Commander (male) Commander, Male, Obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Commander (female) Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Knight 1st Degree (male) Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Knight 1st Degree (female) Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Knight (male) Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Knight (female) Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
Silver Cross of the Order Sorry - no picture of obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
World Medals Index Text List Ribbon Chart References

* Male holders of the Commander 1st Class grade wear a neck badge and star, female Commanders 1st Grade only wear the star.

Page last updated: 16 December 2011