Medal of the Order of St-Gregory
Medal of the Order of St-Gregory.
The Order of St. Gregory the Great is a decoration given by the Holy See ( Vatican ).
Founded on 1 st September 1831 by Pope Gregory XVI in honor of Pope Gregory (590-604).
The order is given to Catholics (in rare cases to non-Catholics) in recognition of their service to
the Church , unusual work, support of the Holy See , their good example in their communities and
Here is the medal of my grandfather.
Picture added on 26 January 2011 at 10:17