Cross of Honor of the Order of the Dannebrog
Official abbreviation: D.Ht.
Instituted June 28th 1808 by King Frederik 6th.
Awarded to Danes who has provided a special service to "the fatherland" through a noble deed.
To be awarded to Cross of Honor one must be a Knight of Dannebrog or higher.
Obverse. Old specimen. Awarded under the reign of King Frederik VI (1808-1839). Image courtesy of Jesper Valentin
Opdateret d. 11.9.2012