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The medal was established by Grand Duke Ludwig III of Hesse in August 1870. It was awarded for medical services in the field.
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Unknown Artist: Military-Medical Cross awarded to A. Lekisch, Leo Baeck Institute Art and Objects Collection, 2003.5.
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