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


Napoleon and Napoleonic Wars: Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821) had a meteoric career in the French army which ultimately led to him becoming the first emperor of France.

Veteran receives French Legion of Honour (+playlist) Witnessing your grandfather receiving the French Legion of Honour - being Knighted!

from Rolling Stone

Paul McCartney Awarded French Legion of Honour

Paul McCartney Awarded French Legion of Honour | Music News | Rolling Stone

French Foreign Legion: The regimental commander surrounded by 4 Legionnaires that have received the Legion of Honour.


Ceremony for French Legion of Honour recipients from WWII.

Legion of Honour awarded to 90 year old World War Two veteran -