Kingdom of the Netherlands: Order of Oranje-Nassau
Orde van Oranje-Nassau
Ribbon: Orange with blue and white edges.
Instituted: 4 April 1892 by the Queen Dowager Emma.
Awarded: To Dutchmen and foreigners who have proved themselves to be specially deserving towards the Head of State or society in general.
Grades: 5 (Grand Cross, Grand Officer, Commander, Officer and Knight) in Civil and Military Divisions plus 3 Medals. In 1994, the Medals were abolished and replaced by the class of Member, which may only be awarded to citizens of The Netherlands.
Page last updated: 12 December 2017