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#1 ODA021

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Posted 25 June 2008 - 12:30 AM

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Hey guys,
I need some help Id'ing this medal and the purple ribbon with the rosette. I found a similiar medal listed as a 1919 influenza epidemic medal but its not exactly the same. unfortunately im not in a place to take a photo of the back of the medal with the guy's name. He was a doctor in france during this time frame. thanks for your help. dave

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Posted 25 June 2008 - 01:03 AM

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Hey guys,
I need some help Id'ing this medal and the purple ribbon with the rosette. I found a similiar medal listed as a 1919 influenza epidemic medal but its not exactly the same. unfortunately im not in a place to take a photo of the back of the medal with the guy's name. He was a doctor in france during this time frame. thanks for your help. dave


The purple ribbon (right) looks like the Order of Academic Palms, Officer.

-Ski

#3 Mark M

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Posted 05 September 2009 - 03:27 PM

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