A Spanish Falange Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of the Women's Division Medal
A Spanish Falange Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of the Women's Division Medal - 1934-1959: Bronze, 35.5 mm, on traditional Spanish horizontal hanger, missing its inset ribbon and pinback, surface wear evident on the reverse, very fine. Footnote: Falange Española de las JONS (FE de las JONS), known simply as the Falange is the name assigned to several Spanish political movements and parties originating in the late 1930s, a rough contemporary of the Estado Novo and German and Italian Fascism. The word Falange in Spanish refers to a phalanx formation. Members of the party were called Falangists.