Cross of Honor of the German Mother medal, with ribbon, 1st Class Order, Gold Cross
1938 December 16
- Object Type
Medals, German (lcsh)
- Credit Line
- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection
Mother's Cross honor was instituted by the Nazi Party in 1938. It was first awarded in 1939 to some 3 million mothers as a propaganda measure to promote National Socialist population policy.
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Also in Cross of Honor of the German Mother medal collection
The collection consists of a Cross of Honor of the German Mother medal and case.