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Légion d'honneur

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The Légion d'honneur is an Order o Chivalry first staiblished bi Napoléon Bonaparte, First Consul o the French Republic, on 19 Mey, 1802. It is the heichest Order in Fraunce, an tae be appyntit tae the Legion is a muckle honour. The Order haes five clesses:

  • Grand Cross
  • Grand Officer
  • Commander
  • Officer
  • Chevalier (Knicht)

The Order's slogan is Honneur et patrie.