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Catalog Number 01351
Object Name Medal
Credit line National Air Force Museum of Canada
Title Victory Medal (Inter-Allied War Medal)
Date 1919/09/01
Description Circular copper medal, lacquered bronze. Front portrays a winged figure of Victory, reverse has the inscription "THE GREAT WAR FOR CIVILISATION 1914-1919" The name, # and rank are inscribed on the rim of the medal "9720 L. CPL. H. SMITH 3-CAN. INF" Has a roller mounting at top of medal through which passes a ring for hanging the ribbon. The associated ribbon is multicolour with 9 coloured stripes.
Material Copper/Bronze/Fabric
Inscription Text "THE GREAT WAR FOR CIVILISATION 1914-1919"
On Rim: "9720 L.CPL. H. SMITH 3-CAN. INF"
Year Range from 1914
Year Range to 1919
Dimensions L-5.5 Cir-3.8 cm
Search Terms World War, 1914-1918
Medals
Condition Fair
Condition Notes Ribbon is not attached to ring on medal, slight corrosion on roller suspension
People Smith, H.