Germany - Imperial: Anhalt: Friedrich Cross 1914-1918.
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The Cross was created by Duke Friedrich II on 12th December 1914 for officers, military officials, non-commissioned officers and other ranks, as well as other persons, without regard for rank or status, who showed particular excellence in the theatre of war or exemplary conduct on the home front in support of the war. The Cross was suppressed at the end of 1918. The population of the Duchy of Anhalt was less than 350,000 at the time of World War I and its decorations are amongst those found less often.