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Country: Austro-Hungarian Empire
Established: Originally established in 1849, the Military Merit Cross (Militär Verdienstkreuz) was reorganised in three classes on 23 September 1914.
Classes: First class was a Steckkreuz (pin cross)
Second class was worn at the neck
Third class was worn on the left breast
Cross for Military Merit, 3rd Class
The Military Merit Cross was awarded to noncommissioned officers for repeated and special acts of bravery.

Recipients - World War I Aces
21 Wagener, Werner
3rd Class with Swords
22 Weber, Rudolf
3rd Class
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