Medal for Saving Life from Drowning


Medaljen for Druknedes Redning

  • Medal instituted on 19 August 1812 by King Frederik VI.
  • Medal awarded for saving life on the sea.
  • Medal in two classes: gold and silver.
  • Silver medal was awarded 40 times and gold medal was awarded 6 times.
  • Frederick VI — King of Denmark and Norway.

 

 

Denmark