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American war medals and decorations.

Evans E. Kerrigan

American war medals and decorations.

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medals,
  • Decorations of honor

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesA Studio book
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 149 p.
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23249663M

    Of course, over , served in the Spanish American War, with the U.S. forces in the Philippine-American War peaked at o men. As a result, the medal is not tremendously rare. To our knowledge, the serial numbers are not traceable on these medals.


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