July 16, 1991: In Paris, the French government made Miles Davis a Knight (Chevalier) of the Legion of Honour. The Legion of Honour, otherwise known as the National Order of the Legion of Honour (French: OrdreJuly 16, 1991: In Paris, the French government made Miles Davis a Knight (Chevalier) of the Legion of Honour. The Legion of Honour, otherwise known as the National Order of the Legion of Honour (French: Ordre national de la Légion d’honneur) is a French order established by Napoleon…

July 16, 1991: In Paris, the French government made Miles Davis a Knight (Chevalier) of the Legion of Honour. The Legion of Honour, otherwise known as the National Order of the Legion of Honour (French: OrdreJuly 16, 1991: In Paris, the French government made Miles Davis a Knight (Chevalier) of the Legion of Honour. The Legion of Honour, otherwise known as the National Order of the Legion of Honour (French: Ordre national de la Légion d’honneur) is a French order established by Napoleon…

Chevalier légion d'honneur, a high military honor of the French. 'Chevalier' means knight. Donald Malarkey was awarded this medal.

Chevalier légion d'honneur, a high military honor of the French. 'Chevalier' means knight. Donald Malarkey was awarded this medal.

Albert Ernest Carrier-Belleuse. Mary Queen of Scots, ca. 1860. Terra cotta. Legion of Honor, SF

Mary Queen of Scots, ca Terracotta Legion of Honor: Albert-Ernest Carrier-Belleuse

9 April 2017 - Princess Marie receives the French Order of Legion of Honour - dress by Hugo Boss

Princess Marie of Denmark received the National Order of the Legion of Honour by a ceremony held at French Embassy in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Camille Pissarro - Landscape through trees, Pontoise, 1875 (Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco CA)

Camille Pissarro - Landscape through trees, Pontoise, 1875 at the Legion of Honor (Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco CA)

American World War II veterans were honored on March 26, 2014, with the Legion of Honour - France's highest military medal. The fourteen men were honored during a brief ceremony at the French embassy in Washington, D.C. Read and see a photo gallery here: http://www.stripes.com/news/france-bestows-legion-of-honor-on-14-us-vets-for-wwii-efforts-1.275066#

American World War II veterans were honored on March with the Legion of Honour - France's highest military medal. The fourteen men were honored dur.

Legion of Honour awarded to 90 year old World War Two veteran - https://www.warhistoryonline.com/war-articles/legion-of-honour-awarded-to-90-year-old-world-war-two-veteran.html

France’s highest military award, the Legion of Honour, has been awarded to a 90 year old World War Two veteran.

Napoleone Bonaparte a Boulogne distribuisce la legion d'Honneur, 1804

Napoleon I of France awarding the Legion d'Honneur to a dragoon for the capture of an Imperial regimental flag, 1889 Richard Caton Woodville Jr.

Order of the Legion of Honour - Diamond Star belonged to Emperor Napoleon III (Palais de Compiègne, France) ©Thomas Ghysdaël, All rights reserved

FRANCE_Order of the Legion of Honour - Diamond Star belonged to Emperor Napoleon III (Palais de Compiègne, France) ©Thomas Ghysdaël, All rights reserved

17 Canadian vets decorated with the French Legion of Honour - World War II Social Place

Seventeen Second World War veterans in Montreal have been awarded the French Legion of Honour, including one who will turn 100 next year.

Napoleon's Legion of Honour.

Moscow carries off Napoleon treasures

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