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World War II Victory Medal, ribbon and presentation box owned by a US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2005.416.4 a-b

World War II Victory Medal that belonged to Irving H. Rosenberg, who served in the United States Army in Europe during World War II. The campaign medal was issued to members of the Armed Forces who served at least one day of honorable, active service between December 7, 1941 and December 31, 1946. Rosenberg was a medic with the 46th Armored Medical Battalion, attached to the 4th Armored Division, which, in 1945, liberated Ohrdruf, a subcamp of Buchenwald concentration camp in Germany.

Date
1941-1945  (commemoration)
Geography
issue : United States
Language
English
Classification
Military Insignia
Category
Medals
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Lynn Brunskill
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:23:06
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