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Iron Cross
1813 Iron Cross
Awarded by Prussia and Germany
Type Military Decoration
Awarded for Bravery, heroism, and leadership in times of War
Status Inactive
Statistics
Established March 10, 1813
First awarded April 31, 1813
Last awarded 1945
Total awarded
Precedence
Next (higher) none
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Iron Cross, 1813Edit

Established on March 10, 1813

  • Iron Cross 2nd Class
    (Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse)
  • Iron Cross 1st Class
    (Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse)
  • Grand Cross of the Iron Cross (5 awarded)
    (Großkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes)
  • Star of the Grand Cross of the Iron Cross

Iron Cross, 1813

Iron Cross, 1870Edit

Reauthorized on July 19, 1870

  • Iron Cross 2nd Class (43,005 awarded)
    (Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse)
  • Iron Cross 1st Class (1,304 awarded)
    (Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse)
  • Grand Cross of the Iron Cross (9 awarded)
    (Großkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes)
  • Star of the Grand Cross of the Iron Cross

Iron Cross, 1813

Iron Cross, 1914Edit

Reauthorized on August 5, 1914 (ceased on March 31, 1924)

  • Iron Cross 2nd Class (5,196,000 awarded)
    (Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse)
  • Iron Cross 1st Class (218,000 awarded)
    (Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse)
  • Grand Cross of the Iron Cross (5 awarded)
    (Großkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes)
  • Star of the Grand Cross of the Iron Cross

Iron Cross, 1813

Iron Cross, 1939Edit

Reauthorized on September 1, 1939

  • Iron Cross 2nd Class
    (Eisernes Kreuz 2. Klasse)
  • Iron Cross 1st Class
    (Eisernes Kreuz 1. Klasse)
  • Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross (1781 awarded)
    (RK des Eisernen Kreuzes)
  • Oak Leaves to the Iron Cross (182 awarded)
    (RK des Eisernen Kreuzes mit Eichenlaub)
  • Oak Leaves with Swords to the Iron Cross (24 awarded)
    (RK des Eisernen Kreuzes mit Eichenlaub und Schwertern)
  • Oak Leaves with Swords and Diamonds to the Iron Cross (5 awarded)
    (RK des Eisernen Kreuzes mit Eichenlaub, Schwertern und Brillanten)
  • Golden Oak Leaves with Swords and Diamonds to the Iron Cross (1 awarded)
    RK des Eisernen Kreuzes mit goldenem Eichenlaub, Schwertern und Brillanten)
  • Grand Cross of the Iron Cross Großkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes)
  • Star of the Grand Cross of the Iron Cross

Iron Cross, 1939

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