Medal of St. George (M. St. G.), Russia
|MEDAL of SAINT GEORGE
Medal for bravery, from 1913, and the medal is numbered and stating the Class. Shortly after the overthrow of the monarchy in 1917, it was ordered that medals of the Russian orders, bearing the Czar's portrait were to be worn back to front, treating the rev. as the obv., so that the royal effigy was hidden.