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Military awards of World War II

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Military awards of World War II

Military awards of World War II were presented by most of the combatants.

The following is from the article World War II, removed from that article for clarity, and represents an incomplete list of some of the awards.


  • Allied Powers 1
    • Soviet Union 1.1
    • United States 1.2
    • United Kingdom 1.3
    • France and Belgium 1.4
    • Poland 1.5
    • Yugoslavia 1.6
  • Axis Powers and Allies 2
    • Nazi Germany 2.1
    • Romania 2.2
    • Finland 2.3

Allied Powers

Soviet Union

In Soviet Union orders and medals were also awarded to cities and military divisions.

United States

United Kingdom

France and Belgium



Axis Powers and Allies

Nazi Germany



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