Légion d’honneur Bestowed Upon Danish Princess Marie

  April 7, 2017 at 5:00 pm by

Denmark’s French-born Princess, Marie, was today bestowed the Légion d’honneur in a ceremony at the French Embassy in Copenhagen.

The French Ambassador to Denmark, François Zimeray, presented the Princess with the insignia of the Légion d’honneur, class Grand Officer. The order is the highest French order of merit, awarded for military and civil merits.

The Princess’s husband, Prince Joachim, and father-in-law Prince Henrik (himself a Frenchman) were present for the ceremony.

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3 Responses to Légion d’honneur Bestowed Upon Danish Princess Marie

  1. Deborah Napper says:

    What an honour Princess Marie. I am so pleased for you to receive the recognition you deserve.

  2. bamboleio says:

    Could you please explain to me,what did she do to earn this award?

  3. Carmen says:

    Legione d’ onore perche’?

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