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About this itemWWII PHILIPPINE LIBERATION MEDAL GENUINE US MADE
This enamelled WWII PHILIPPINE LIBERATION MEDAL was awarded to all troops in WW2, United States and Commonwealth Forces, including troops from Australia who participated in the initial landing operations of Leyete and the adjoining islands October 7 to October 20, 1944, and for the participation in any combat engagement against hostile Japanese Forces during the Philippine Liberation Campaign of October 17, 1944 to September 2, 1945.
The Philippine Liberation Medal is intended to recognize military service in the last days of World War II when the military of Japan was driven from the Philippines and then to eventually surrender in September 1945. To be awarded the medal, a service member must have served in the Philippines for at least thirty days during the eligible time period, or must have participated in one of the following actions:
- Participation in the initial landing operation of Leyte and adjoining islands from October 7 to October 20, 1944
- Participation in any engagement against hostile Japanese forces during the Philippine Liberation Campaign of October 17, 1944 to September 2, 1945.
This is a genuine current made medal of the very highest USA made quality, in a mint, un-awarded condition, U.S. Government approved and of current regulation manufacture ready for service or veteran's wear - hallmarked by a US Government authorized manufacturer behind the pin as per U.S. federal regulation G27. Department of Defense medals are governed by the Institute of Heraldry, Graco has been authorized by IOH to manufacture DOD medals under an assigned Hallmark . This very famous decoration is a must in your collection.
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