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View Poll Results: Repair or not
Leave the damn thing alone! Don't mess with what looks like a period repair 12 54.55%
Have the solder removed to make the serial number readable 9 40.91%
Repair the enamel only 0 0%
Remove the solder AND repair the enamel 1 4.55%
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Old 04-22-2012, 10:18 AM   #541
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Re: Serial numbered campaign medals

Current belief and indications are at the unit level.
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Old 06-26-2012, 04:16 PM   #542
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Busted, Broken, Beaten but Beautiful

Hey guys,

I have a real thing for damaged and beaten up awards, what's the most beaten up award you have?

There was a nice one on here somewhere where it looked as if someone had taken a chisel to Stalin's face!

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Old 06-26-2012, 04:25 PM   #543
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Re: Busted, Broken, Beaten but Beautiful

You will find that this Gold Star Nota Bene posted many years ago will win every time, unless you want me to get a hammer out?

A sorry SORRY state indeed but at least it still exists to some extent.
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Old 06-26-2012, 04:43 PM   #544
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Wow!

I don't know why i like them so much...

I guess its just another twist in a medals already bizarre life!
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Old 06-27-2012, 09:15 AM   #545
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Re: Busted, Broken, Beaten but Beautiful

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Old 06-27-2012, 09:18 AM   #546
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Re: Busted, Broken, Beaten but Beautiful

...dementia
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What?
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Brilliant! The red banner and opw are my favourites.

It really does make you wonder how they got like that.

Super jealous though!
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Another one.
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And one more.
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