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Catalog Data

Materials:
Silk
Copper Alloy
Dimensions:
3-D: 3.5 × 0.8 × 1.1cm (1 3/8 × 5/16 × 7/16 in.)
Type:
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Physical Description:
Ribbon medal for a World War II Victory Medal; silk ribbon, center red stripe with two rainbow stripes on the edges
Summary:
The World War II Victory Medal was first issued as a service ribbon and in 1946, the medal was established. The medal was awarded to any member of the United States armed services, including members of the armed forces of the Government of the Philippine Islands, who served on active duty, or as a reservist, between December 7, 1941 and December 31, 1946.
Credit Line:
Transferred from the United States Air Force, Personnel Center
Inventory Number:
A19711087001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv90b0c46d2-8fbf-458e-8211-dc6763790457
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19711087001