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United States: Distinguished Service Cross (Army)

Medal with 12mm crimp' style mounting brooch, in use circa 1945-1970

Medal riband fitted with crimp brooch and intricate drop catch hinged pin and clasp fittings, as issued

The absence of numbering or any maker marks indicates that the medal is an example awarded post 1945, typically for those decorated in post Second World War conflicts, including the Korean War and the early years (through to circa 1970) of the Vietnam War

Condition: EF

Code: 19473Price: 60.00 GBP


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United States: Silver Star Medal

Medal with government contractors marks for 'G-23' (for maker Ira Greene, Providence, Rhode Island) on reverse of 12mm 'crimp' style mounting brooch, in use 'from' circa 1980's

Medal riband fitted with crimp brooch and intricate drop catch hinged pin and clasp fittings, as issued

A contemporary award as issued to personnel decorated for services in the Gulf War, Somalia, Afghanistan, Iraq War and during the operations associated with the War against Terrorism

Condition: EF

Code: 19472Price: 24.00 GBP


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United States: Bronze Star Medal

Medal with government contractors marks for 'G-23' (for maker Ira Greene, Providence, Rhode Island) on reverse of 12mm 'crimp' style mounting brooch, in use 'from' circa 1980's

Medal riband fitted with crimp brooch and intricate drop catch hinged pin and clasp fittings, as issued

A contemporary award as issued to personnel decorated for services in the Gulf War, Somalia, Afghanistan, Iraq War and during the operations associated with the War against Terrorism

Condition: EF

Code: 19471Price: 12.00 GBP


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United States: Medal of Freedom (Instituted 1945)

The decoration fitted with contemporary slot-brooch mounting pin, as issued. The brooch retaining the original intricate long hinged pin & drop lock clasp fittings

Originally intended as a decoration for award to foreign nationals - specifically civilian - for specific acts of courage, or meritorious service that aided the United States in the prosecution of a war against the 'Axis Forces' 1941-1945

Although open for award in all theatres of war, in practise the medal was mostly awarded to resistance fighters and members of groups that gave succour to downed United States and allied airmen on the escape line networks established across Nazi occupied Europe

This very prestigious award was replaced in 1963 by 'Presidential decree', with the instiitution of the 'Presidential Medal Of Freedom' - the second highest Federal award in the United States honours system

A fine early contemporary strike of an infrequently awarded United States decoration

Condition: EF

Code: 19369Price: 95.00 GBP


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United States: U.S. Coast Guard Distinguished Service Medal. Gilt

The decoration fitted with crimp brooch mounting bar which retains the long hinged pin & intricate drop lock clasp fitting as issued

Reverse of mounting brooch with official Government Contractors marks 'Graco-GI'

Note: The Coast Guard DSM was instituted in 1962. Prior to that date, members of the United States Coast Guard Service had been awarded the Navy DSM

Condition: EF

Code: 19370Price: 35.00 GBP


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United States: Distinguished Service Medal (Army). Gilt and Enamel

The decoration fitted with crimp brooch mounting bar which retains the long hinged pin and drop lock clasp fitting as issued

Reverse of mounting brooch with official Governement Contract number G27

Note: The DSM (Army) was instituted by Presidential Order on 2 January 1918

Condition: EF

Code: 19371Price: 35.00 GBP


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United States: Air Medal

Medal riband fitted with a post-1965 crimp-brooch with intricate drop catch hinged pin and clasp fittings, as issued

The reverse of the crimp-brooch with Federal Government contractors marks for 'G-23'

The Air Medal was established by Executive Order 9158, signed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on May 11, 1942. It was awarded retroactive to September 8, 1939 to anyone who distinguishes himself by meritorious achievement while serving with the Armed Forces in aerial flight

Condition: EF

Code: 19810Price: 25.00 GBP


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United States: Airman's Medal

Medal planchet with a knob and loose ring suspension and the medal fitted with post-1965 crimp style brooch. This latter with Federal Government contractors marks 'G27' (for Williams and Anderson)

Medal riband fitted with crimp brooch and intricate drop catch hinged pin and clasp fittings, as issued

The Airmanís Medal is an individual decoration of the United States Air Force. The medal was established on 6 July 1960 (and retroactive to deeds performed since 10 August 1956) and is awarded to those United States Air Force service members or those of a friendly nation who, while serving in any capacity with the U.S. Air Force, distinguish themselves by a heroic act, usually at the voluntary risk of his or her life not involving actual combat. The saving of a life or the success of the voluntary heroic act is not essential

Condition: EF

Code: 19809Price: 25.00 GBP


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United States: Purple Heart

Medal contained in Federal Government Contractors sealed package of issue, by maker 'Ira Green', as issued from circa 1980's

The 9mm crimp brooch with long hinged pin & intricate drop lock clasp fittings on reverse, as issued

A contemporary award as issued to personnel who were casualties (killed or wounded) wounded during the Gulf War & Somalia, and issued from stocks in hand to casualties from later wars in Afghanistan, Iraq War and during the operations associated with the War against Terrorism

Condition: EF (uncirculated)

Code: 19750Price: 50.00 GBP


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United States: Army Commendation Medal (Instituted 1945)

The award - originally a riband - was made made retrospective to 1941, and is issued for acts of heroism, meritorious achievement, or service

Medal riband fitted with contemporary early 'Slot Brooch' riband mounting bar, this retaining the original intricate hinged pin and clasp fitting

A nice early contemporary strike

Condition: About EF

Code: 18640Price: 20.00 GBP

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