The Orders, Decorations and Medals of Denmark
Links & Other References
The assistance of the Danish Department of Defence is gratefully acknowledged, in particular their generousity in allowing the use of their illustrations of medals. Images and information has also been shared by Emmanuel Halleux, Preben Sloht Nielsen, Henrik Revens, and Sune Schønnemann.
Danish Department of Defence - Medals (Archived June 2013)
Lukasz Gaszewski - Decorations and Medals of the Kingdom of Denmark
Hendrik Meersschaert - Medals of World War 2: Denmark
Ilya Repetski - World Awards: Denmark
Will Shade - Medals of Denmark (Archived March 2012)
Sune Schønnemann - SkibDen - database of Danish medals
Eric Semon - Décations du Danemark
Sven Vik - World Orders and Medals: Denmark
Mario Volpe - Tavole ordini STATI SCANDINAVI
Yuri Yashnev - For Merit: Denmark (Archived October 2007).
Napoleon Online - Decorations of Denmark (Archived December 2004)
Medalnj - Denmark
Wikipedia - List of orders, decorations and medals of the Kingdom of Denmark (largely the work of Sune Schønnemann)
MedalBook - Denmark
Ball, R.W.D., and Peters, P. (1994) Military Medals, Decorations & Orders of the United States & Europe: A photographic study to the beginning of WW2. Atglen, PA, Schiffer Publishing Ltd.
Barac, B. (2010) Reference Catalogue Orders, Medals and Decorations of the World Part 2: Bronze Book (D-G) OBOL, Zagreb.
Emering, E. and Rasmussen, M. (2016) 'The Danish Defence Medal and its Offshoots'. Journal of the Orders and Medals Society of America 67(5):4-22.
Hieronymussen, P. (1967) Orders, Medals and Decorations of Britain and Europe Blandford, London.
Holm, J.C. (1964) Danmarks Krigsmedaller/Danish War Medals.
Morrissey, P. (1997) 'The Silver Jubilee Medal of Queen Margrethe of Denmark'. Journal of the Orders and Medals Research Society 36:274-275.
Stevnsborg, L. (1992) 'Two New Danish Medals'. Journal of the Orders and Medals Research Society 31:304-306.
Stevnsborg, L. (1998) 'British Recipients of the Danish Medal for Freedom and of Danish Orders; with an introduction on Danish awards for services in the World War'. Miscellany of Honours 12:67-88.
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