Item 0611 - Honorary Citizenship of the City of Thionville, France

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ZA COM MR-T-1-2-0611


Honorary Citizenship of the City of Thionville, France


  • 31 October 1988 (Creation)

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Verified by: Lucia Raadschelders ; Date verified: 19/12/11

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Award conferring honorary citizenship from Ville de Thionville, France

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Tan certificate with black outlined images of the Thionville city seal (a castle in a shield with a crown and wreath), mountains, a prison cell, a statue, and an image of Mr Mandela..Certificate is written in French, in black text, and reads:

Ville de Thoinville
French Republic
Pour son combat exemplaire en faveur de la liberté et de la dignité humaine
Nelson Mandela est fait
Citoyen d’Honneur de notre ville
Thionville le 31 Octobre 1988
Signed by: Docteur Paul Souffrin (Senateur Marie de Thionville, Conseiller Regional de Lorraine)

English translation:
City Thoinville
French Republic
For his exemplary struggle for freedom and human dignity
Nelson Mandela is
Honorary Citizen of our City
Thionville October 31, 1988

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0339

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