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Medals awarded during World War II

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David Allen Lambert

David Allen Lambert
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Question:  Based on my uncle's discharge certificate I am trying to determine what some of his medals were. Looking for some guidance on where to look for images of the medals.

 

Answer: I have had this question once before.  The child of the veteran used this to assemble to missing medals for a shadow box for her dad.  I hope this website will also assist you.  It offers images and descriptions of the honors the veteran was bestowed for obtaining the medal. http://www.usamilitarymedals.com/advanced_search_result.php?keywords=world+war+II&gclid=CPzR2t7Rz6cCFcbd4AodhG3MEA


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