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Title
WW II Purple Heart Medal
Contributing Institution
History San Jose Research Library
Collection
History San Jose Online Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Gold metal Purple Heart medal with the silhouette of George Washington. Hanging below a purple grosgrain ribbon. Reverse is engraved: "For Military Merit Thomas F. Lawrence." On the ribbon is an Oak Leaf Cluster that is awarded for valor, wounds, or distinguished service to signify a second award of the same medal.
Type
Image
Identifier
707E282E-5E75-4A54-809E-603831067344
72-3547
Subject
World War, 1939-1945
Military
Military decorations
Military symbols (LCSH)
Military uniforms
Awards
Medals

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