Mini Medal framed displays -- post yours
Posted 15 December 2008 - 08:43 PM
Had this for a long time in the collection...still can't get a good shot of it because of the glass and camera flash, but it's really nice. Have seen a lot of neat displays like this -- anyone has them, please post.
This one's nice because it even has the Brevet medal. I'd heard that a company in australia began selling these back in the 70 / 80s.
Posted 16 December 2008 - 08:04 AM
Nice items for a collection, as they have all the major medals right there, even if they are minis, and even if they are all newer made, at least I think so.
At one time I also owned one of these but with Army medals, and without the MoH in it. I suspect that was a later made version and that the ones with the MoH are earlier made.
I have also seen these for the Army, with the MoH, but have never seen or heard of one for the Air Force - anyone know if that exists?
Does anyone know for sure who made these or contact info for rhe makers, or anything? I too had heard the Australia story before. The American Legion post I am a member of has nothing like this, no displays, etc, I would LOVE to be able to purchase these displays, the USN / USMC, Army, and Air Force ones, for my Post and donate them, for mounting on the walls, even if it did not include the MoH.
My small town had a Civil War MoH recipient, so it would be major awesome to have a replica MoH from the Civil War to be able to nicely frame up and display too!
Posted 17 December 2008 - 06:48 PM
Posted 17 December 2008 - 06:50 PM
Posted 17 December 2008 - 07:29 PM
LTG HAL Moore. "We are Soldier..." fame. These were his minis I made for a Medal of Honor Event.
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