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#1 tios

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Posted 08 August 2019 - 11:31 PM

1565335757-thumbnail-img-3038.pngHi !

 

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Hello !

 

A friend bought this medal "award of commendation" in a public auction recently in France.

 

I can not find similar one on Google... do you know the approximative date and do you have any information about it please ?

 

Thanks in advance,

 

Tios

 

 



#2 MattS

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Posted 09 August 2019 - 03:27 AM

It's a VFW award, an American veteran's organization.



#3 tios

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Posted 11 August 2019 - 11:02 PM

Hi MattS

 

Thanks for your feedback.

 

Could you please me where can I find another exemplary on internet ? I can not manage to find similar medal on google images ! 

 

Do you know when this medal has been produced ?

 

BR

 

Tios



#4 MattS

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Posted 12 August 2019 - 03:29 AM

Look on the forum here.

http://www.usmilitar...endation-medal/

 

I think it's fairly modern, but that's a guess. 



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Posted 20 August 2019 - 05:59 PM

Yes, those are still issued..I was awarded one about 9 years ago...they're too big to wear though - the "medal" is larger than a silver dollar.

 

 

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