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Country: Germany
Grand Duchy: Mecklenburg-Strelitz
Established: The Military Merit Cross (Militärverdienstkreuz) was established on 5 August 1848 by Grand Duke Friedrich Franz II. The 1914 version was authorized on 28 February 1915.
Two Classes: First and Second Class
Military Merit Cross, Second Class
The Military Merit Cross was awarded to recipients of all ranks for bravery or military merit in World War I.
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