obverse design: General von Lochow, bust, full face slightly inclined to right, in uniform and pickelhaube
obverse text: "GENERAL D.INFANTERIE v.LOCHOW"
reverse design: soldiers, German infantrymen, led by an officer with raised sword, attacking, from left to right, an artillery emplacement
which is defended by French riflemen. In the left middle distance two shells explode and in the background buildings and a twin spired
reverse text: "SOISSONS 14,1,1915"