Commemorative medal of the 1859 Italian Campaign

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Commemorative medal of the 1859 Italian Campaign
Médaille de la campagne d'italie 1859 AVERS.jpg
Commemorative medal of the 1859 Italian Campaign (obverse)
Awarded by Flag of France.svg France
Type Campaign medal
Eligibility French soldiers
Awarded for Combat service in Italy in 1859
Status No longer awarded
Statistics
Established August 11, 1859
First awarded August 11, 1859
Medaille commemorative de la Campagne d'Italie 1859 ribbon.svg
Ribbon bar of the Commemorative medal of the 1859 Italian Campaign
Commemorative medal of the 1859 Italian Campaign, crowned variant

The Commemorative medal of the 1859 Italian Campaign (French: Médaille commémorative de la campagne d'Italie de 1859) was a French commemorative medal established by Napoleon III, following the French campaign in Italy.[1]

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  1. ^ Musée de la Légion d'Honneur permanent exhibit, Paris