VINTAGE 1945 ARMY OF OCCUPATION BRONZE WWII WAR MEDAL

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  • Sold Date: Apr 29,2008
  • Channel: Online Auction

VINTAGE 1945 ARMY OF OCCUPATION BRONZE WWII WAR MEDAL SKU #032-045 RGL Up for auction today is this wonderful authentic 1945 Army of Occupation Bronze War Medal.

We acquired this wonderful Medal of Campaign & Service Army of Occupation World War II in its original box via an estate sale of a local WWII vetran. His family hopes that this medal goes to some one with an appreciation of what was done t earn this cherished momento.

The Bronze medal is 1 ¼ inches in width. On the obverse, the Remagen Bridge abutments below the words "ARMY OF OCCUPATION". On the reverse, Fujiyama with a low hanging cloud over two Japanese junks above a wave scroll and the date "1945".

The medal was awarded for 30 days consecutive service while assigned to:

1 Germany between 9 May 1945 and 5 May 1955. Service between 9 May and 8 November 1945 will count only if the EAME Campaign Medal was awarded for service prior to 9 May 1945.

2 Austria between 9 May 1945 and 27 July 1955. Service between 9 May and 18 November 1945 will count only if the EAME Campaign Medal was awarded for service prior to 9 May 1945.

3 Berlin between 9 May 1945 and 2 October 1990. Service between 9 May and 8 November 1945 may be counted only if the EAME Campaign Medal was awarded for service prior to 9 May 1945.

4 Italy between 9 May 1945 and 15 September 1947 in the compartment of Venezia Giulia E. Zara or Province of Udine, or with a unit in Italy designated in DA General Order 4, 1947. Service between 9 May and 8 November 1945 may be counted only if the EAME Campaign Medal was awarded for service prior to 9 May 1945.

5 Japan between 3 September 1945 and 27 April 1952 in the four main islands of Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku and Kyushu; the surrounding smaller islands of the Japanese homeland; the Ryukyu Islands; and the Bonin-Volcano Islands. Service between 3 September 1945 and 2 March 1946 will be counted only if the Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for service prior to 3 September 1945.

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