Medal, War Commemorative (1871)

A German War Commemorative Medal (1871). The circular bronze medal for combatants features a cross pattee design at the centre of the obverse side with rays between the arms of the cross. A wreath design fringes the centre of the cross. " Gott war mit uns Ihm Fei Die Ehre " is marked around near the edge of the reverse. A crown with a W features at the centre. " Dem fiegreichen / Heere ".
"AUS FROBERTEM GESCHUETZ " is marked around the edge. A simple ring suspension is attached to the top but the ribbon is missing.
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Medals like these were issued by Germany to mark service in the Franco-Prussian War of 1870-71.
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