Lwow - Coat of Arms showing the Cross of Virtuti Militari

 

Arms of the City of Lwow decorated with the Virtuti Militari for it's fight to remain in Polish hands after the First World War. This ancient centre of Polish culture was a melting pot of Poles, Germans, Ukrainians,Jews and Armenians.

The Cross was bestowed by Jozef Pilsudski.

 

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