Item 1144 - Order of the Elephant from the Queen of Denmark.

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ZA COM MR-T-1-4-1144


Order of the Elephant from the Queen of Denmark.


  • 18 February 1996 (Creation)

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Copy of shield

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Verified by: Lucia Raadschelders ; Date verified: 11/01/12

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Order of the Elephant from the queen of Denmark

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Small silver elephant charm on a red/yellow and blue ribbon. On of the highest orders of Denmark. A shield, carrying the name of the Knight was affixed in the Knights Hall of the Frederiksborg Castle in the town of Hillerod on 7 November 2008. A copy of this shield together with a brief history of the Order and a list of recipients was forwarded to the NMCM in December 2008.

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NMF never had the award itself

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0292

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