BRONZE CARNEGIE HERO MEDAL LIFE SAVING AWARD VTG ILL
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Carnegie hero medal. from 1936 , awarded to - Benedict A Beilman , age 20 from aurora,ill. attemted to save joesph j weirich . this is a 3" round bronze medal. only few get awarded this medal. it is in the orginal box and leather case , made by j e caldwell & co philadelphia . also included in this auction is the mans high school diploma from marmion high school , aurora 1936 , , and the carnegie hero fund commission 1938 book, with the hero's names in it , which his is in it. also note that b beilman went on to become a police officer in aurora , and later became a detective for aurora police. postage is $10.00 for shipping in the usa .