Note : last picture for the silver test. Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan 1921 Order of Independence enamel Chest Badge Medal. Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan 1921 Order of Independence Chest Badge Medal Wissam Istiqlal Hussein Bin Ali. The Order of Independence (Wisam Al Ordani Al Istiklal) was instituted by Hussein Bin Ali, the Sharif of Mecca and later the King of Hejaz, in 1921.The Order was originally created in commemoration of Arab independence and awarded to personnel in recognition of service towards achieving independence. In 1925, the Order was retained and modified by King Abdullah I of Jordan; who expanded the Order to reward civil and military personnel for meritorious service to the state. Foreigners may also be eligible for the award.
The Order is conferred as the Kingdom of Jordan's 4th highest order of knighthood in 5 Classes. There is also an associated Medal authorized for award with the Order. The II Class Grand Officer Breast Star is presented along with the Grand Officer Neck Badge to under-secretaries and other heads of government.
The Grand Officer Breast Star features Arabic script on the obverse which translates to El Hussein Bin Ali. We try to describe all items accurately and give good visual support through photographs and text.
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