France: Medal of Honour for Courage and Devotion
Médaille d'honneur pour acte de courage et de dévouement
Ribbon: Striped blue, white and red.
Instituted: 20 March 1820.
Awarded: For courageous acts of rescue.
Grades: 5 (Gold Medal, Silver-Gilt Medal, Silver Medal 1st and 2nd Class and Bronze Medal).
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