obverse design : Gallia, personified by a young woman with flowing hair, bust, right profile, wearing cuirass and helmet, holding a sword
in her right hand and clenching her left fist
obverse text : "ON NE PASSE PAS" (indented characters)
reverse design : fortress gatehouse, twin towered, machicolated and crenellated. On either side of the structure a palm branch and above it
reverse text : "VERDUN"
exergue : "21 FEVRIER 1916"
Association: the medallion is dedicated to the city of Verdun