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80-G-K-14476 Silver Star Medal

Silver Star Medal
Title: Silver Star Medal
Caption: Photographed during World war II, with its service ribbon. Designed by Bailey, Bank and Biddle, the Silver Star was authorized by Congress in 1942 for presentation to armed forces personnel for Gallantry In Action… Not warranting the award of a medal of honor or distinguished service cross.
Description:
Catalog #: 80-G-K-14476
Copyright Owner: National Archives
Original Creator:
After this Year: 1940
Before this Year: 1949
Original Medium: Color
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