VINTAGE WW I U.S. Victory Medal with 4 Battle Bars SOMME OFFENSIVE For Sale

VINTAGE WW I U.S. Victory Medal with 4 Battle Bars SOMME OFFENSIVE

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VINTAGE WW I U.S. Victory Medal with 4 Battle Bars SOMME OFFENSIVE:




For your considerationafull size VINTAGE WW 1 Victorymilitary medal SOMME, OFFENSIVE, ST. MIHIEL, MEUSE-ARGONNEAND DEFENSIVE SECTORBARS.Medalis in good condition.Thanks for looking!!

CRITERIA The World War I Victory Medal was awarded for military service during the First World War. It was awarded for active service between April 6, 1917, and November 11, 1918; for service with the American Expeditionary Forces in European Russia between November 12, 1918, and August 5, 1919; or for service with the American Expeditionary Forces in Siberia between November 23, 1918, and April 1, 1920.

Army Battle Clasps

The following battle clasps, inscribed with a battle's name, were worn on the medal to denote participation in major ground conflicts.

  • Aisne (May 27 to June 5, 1918)
  • Aisne-Marne (July 18 to August 6, 1918)
  • Cambrai (May 12 to December 4, 1917)
  • Champagne-Marne (July 15-18, 1918)
  • Lys (April 9-27, 1918)
  • Meuse-Argonne (September 26 to Nov. 11, 1918)
  • Montdidier-Noyon (June 9-13, 1918)
  • Oise-Aisne (August 18 to November 11, 1918)
  • St. Mihiel (September 12-16, 1918)
  • Somme-Defensive (March 21 to April 6, 1918)
  • Somme-Offensive (August 8 to November 11, 1918)
  • Vittorio-Veneto (October 24 to November 4, 1918)
  • Ypres-Lys (August 19 to November 11, 1918)

For general defense service, not involving a specific battle, the "Defensive Sector" Battle Clasp was authorized. The clasp was also awarded for any battle which was not already recognized by its own battle clasp.

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