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Title World War I Meuse-Argonne Defensive Sector medal
Collection Percival T. Gates World War I Aviation Collection
Object Name Medal, Military
Scope & Content Circular medal hanging from rainbow-stripe cloth ribbon. Obverse shows winged toga-clad human figure holding sword and shield; across the ribbon are narrow brass bars bearing raised lettering bordered by stars: "MEUSE-ARGONNE DEFENSIVE SECTOR. Reverse of medal lettered "The Great War for Civilization" with nations' names: France, Italy, Serbia, Japan, Montenegro, Greece, Great Britain, Belgium, Brazil, Portugal, Romania, China.
Accession# 2003G1252
Subjects Gates, Percival T., (Percival Taylor), 1897-1978
World War, 1914-1918--Aerial operations, American.
Object ID 2003G1252.12
Year Range from 1917
Year Range to 1918
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Condition Good
Condition Notes Ribbon slightly faded, metal slightly worn.