Order of The Legion of Honour

This French medal, or order, was awarded to Sir Claude Arthur Bray. He was an officer and paymaster who served in Afghanistan in 1880, South Africa in 1899-1901 and during the First World War was paymaster-in-chief. He died in Dawlish in 1934 and bequeathed his personal medals and orders to this museum.
Accession Loan No.
Collection Class
Common Name
Order of The Legion of Honour
Simple Name
Full Name
order, Commandeur Legion d’Honneur
Period Classification
Edwardian (1901-1914); World War I (1914-1918)
Family Group

Collection County
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent

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