Summan Risti – Battle of Summa Commemorative Cross
Commemorative Cross instituted on 27.10.1940 to the Battle of Summa in the Winter War (defense against the Soviet invasion 1939-1940). Summa was a key Finnsih defence position in the Mannereihm Line. Awarded original, back the number 18918 (Cross Nr 1 was awarded to Marshall Mannerheim).
Reference: Tiainen 9.1.10
Burnished copper, cross and coat of arms silvered. Very good condition, on original old ribbon.