German States 1st. Class Braunschweig War Merit 1918

German States 1st. Class Braunschweig War Merit 1918

Description

The 1st Class Cross was set on the 20th of March 1918.
Prerequisite for this were repeated excellent merits in the war and the prior possession of the 2nd class.
Brunswick soldiers who served in Bavarian troops could also be proposed for the War Merit Cross if they had received a Bavarian war award and not the Iron Cross.