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US Army Combat Medical award pin owned by a US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2005.416.9

Medal that belonged to Irving H. Rosenberg who served in the United States Army during World War II. This pin was awarded to medical personnel who served under fire in a battle situation with a unit engaged in active combat. 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
1943-1945  (commemoration)
Geography
manufacture : United States
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 14:25:32
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