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Qualification Badge, Driver-W Bar:  Clutchback badge marked G-23.
The bar (W for "wheeled", I believe) is marked G.I. followed by a diamond shaped design. Nuts are included.

Item # d1  $6.00
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ARMY ACHIEVEMENT:  Large medal missing. Box is faded on the outside. Authorized 1981 for non-combat Meritorious Service or Outstanding Achievement. 
Sharpshooter Qualification Badge with Rifle and Grenade Bars:  Clutchback, nuts included. Badge is marked ANTAYA G.I. & Rifle bar is VANGUARD, both 1/20 Silver Filled   The Grenade bar is marked STERLING.
Item # S6  $8.00
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WW2 AIR MEDAL CASE with RIBBON PIECE:  Nice case for a WW2 Air Medal.  Includes a ribbon piece for the ribbon bar.
Item #  4149  $21.00
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CMTC MARKSMAN BADGE: (Combat Maneuver Training Center).  Pinback. 
Military Order of the Cootie Medal BARS:  I have a FRANCE and a LUXEMBURG bar for the Cootie Medal.
Item # cmtc  $10.00
Each: $3.00
GAR Badge, 1880's:  Membership badge for the "Ladies of the Grand Army of the Republic."  Nice badge with no problems.
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Item #  GAR1  $ 39.00
GAR Badge, 1880's:  Membership badge for the "Woman's Relief Corps."  Post-Civil War organization.  Nice badge with minor ribbon aging.  Patent dates on back are 1888.
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Item # GAR2  $9.00
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Item # VM1  $13.00
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MILITARY ORDER OF THE SERPENT: Spanish-American War veteran's secret society medal.  1st Degree.  All there but the ribbon is torn at the brooch.  Overall length is 2 3/4".  No hallmark.  Probably from the 1920's.
$35.00
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MILITARY ORDER OF THE SERPENT: Spanish-American War veteran's secret society 1925 Reunion Badge from Binghamton.  No pin at top; may never have had one?  Hallmarked on the back. 3 7/8" overall length. Ribbon dated with a readable 1925.
$34.00
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1946 U.S. REVOLVER ASSOCIATION SHOOTING AWARD:  Won by Sgt. J.P. Sumner.  4th place.  Nice medal.
Item # usraf  $17.00
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MILITARY ORDER OF THE COOTIE:  1 1/2" diameter brass or copper medalion HONOR DEGREE, MILITARY ORDER OF THE COOTIE.  Nice condition. 
$7.00
MISSOURI VET'S FUNERAL TOKEN:  Given to the family of the deceased vet in honor of his service.  1 3/4" Diameter. It is in a plastic case.
Item # 21455  $4.00
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NAMED, USAF COMMENDATION MEDAL:  Authorized for Meritorious Achievement and Service after March 24, 1958.  This one was awarded to: D.J. Diedrich.  Not researched.
Item # Diedrich  $14.00
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Item # 71427   $9.00
PRE-WW2 SHARPSHOOTER BADGE:  Sharpshooter Qualification Badge has the raised, two piece target from Pre-War use.  Pin back.  Bars are cast lead from War-time metal conservation.  War-time economy.  Hard to find item.
Item # 91461  $19.00
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MILITARY ORDER OF THE COOTIE:  36th Convention, Boston, Mass,   August 29, 1955. Pretty nice medal.  The M.O.C. was an HONOR SOCIETY of the V.F.W.  You can read about them here:  http://lotcs.org/history.html
Item # 61521  $5.00
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MILITARY ORDER of the COOTIE:  Convention, "Grand Pup Tent",  Rochester, NY 1950.  Named medal.  Extra hole in the top pin bar.  Hallmarked on the back "BASTIAN BROS. CO."  The M.O.C. was an HONOR SOCIETY of the V.F.W.  You can read about them here:  http://lotcs.org/history.html  Nice medal.
Item # 61522  $5.00
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MILITARY ORDER of the COOTIE:  37th Convention, Dallas, Texas, 1956.  Leather boot. No pin bar at the top.  The Military Order of the Cootie was an HONOR SOCIETY of the V.F.W.  You can read their history here:  http://lotcs.org/history.html
Item # 61524  $5.00
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MILITARY ORDER of the COOTIE:  "GRAND PUP TENT of RHODE ISLAND". Providence, R.I. 1955.  Pendant is hallmarked.  Pinback top.  The M.O.C. was an HONOR SOCIETY of the V.F.W.  You can read their history here: http://lotcs.org/history.html
Item # 61523  $5.00
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USAF SMALL ARMS EXPERT MARKSMAN RIBBON BAR:  Three available.  All slide-on, no pin backs. Vietnam era.
Item # 216009  $1.00 each.
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AIR FORCE SMALL ARMS EXPERT MARKSMAN RIBBON BAR, ON ORIGINAL CARD: New-Old-Stock.
Item # 216010  $1.00
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USAF OUTSTANDING UNIT AWARD, ON ORIGINAL CARD:  New-Old-Stock.
Item # 216012  $1.00
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AIR FORCE OUTSTANDING UNIT AWARD, ON ORIGINAL 1966 COPYRIGHT CARD:  
One available.  Card shows some bending from the years.  New-Old-Stock.
Item # 216011  $1.00 each
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AIR FORCE TRAINING RIBBON, ON ORIGINAL 1966 COPYRIGHT CARD: N.S. Meyer, New-Old-Stock. 
Item # 216020  $1.00
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NAVY AND MARINE'S OVERSEAS  SERVICE RIBBON, ON ORIGINAL VANGUARD CARD: Card is in poor condition.  Card says: "U.S.N./USMC O'SEA". New-Old-Stock.
Item # 216021  $1.00
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AIR FORCE TRAINING RIBBON, ON ORIGINAL CARD: 
New-Old-Stock.
Item # 216025  $1.00
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ARMY MERITORIOUS UNIT COMMENDATION: 
Large 5/8" frame.
Item # 216022  $3.00
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ARMY SUPERIOR UNIT AWARD WITH OAK LEAF: Large 5/8" frame,.
Item # 216026  $4.00
VALOROUS UNIT AWARD: Large 5/8" Army size.  Some 'stuff' stuck on it that should pick off, see photos.
Item # 216027  $3.00
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NAVY MERITORIOUS UNIT COMMENDATION:  
July 1967 and later.  Slide-on.
Item # 216031  $2.00
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AIR FORCE COMMENDATION RIBBON BAR: Clutch back fasteners with the nuts.
Item # 216033  $2.00
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AIR FORCE ACHIEVEMENT RIBBON:
Three available.  Slide-on type.
Item # 216036  $1.00 each
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AIR FORCE LONGEVITY RIBBON BAR:  Slide-on.  This ribbon replaced the uniform Service Stripes.
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Item # 216040  $1.00
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ARMY GOOD CONDUCT AND COMMENDATION TWO RIBBON BAR:  3/8" clutchback, with the nuts.
Item # 216062  $2.00
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GOLD STAR:  Never used.  5/16".
Item # 216082  $4.00
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US NAVY EFFICIENCY "E":  Never used.  3/16"
Item # 216083  $3.00
VIETNAM WAR SERVICE MEDAL:  Good condition pinback medal with one bronze star.
U.S. NAVY "EFFICIENCY" AND "SEA SERVICE DEPLOYMENT" RIBBON BAR: The Efficiency award will date 1976 and later. The Sea Service award will date 1980, retro to 1974 and later.  Mounting bar is marked "V-21-N" and "VANGUARD".  Nuts included.
Item # 217010  $3.00
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WW2 THREE RIBBON BAR:
Consists of National Defense; Japan Occupation and Asiatic-Pacific campaign ribbons.  The Asiatic-Pacific has light soiling the other two are bright and clean.  The Occupation has different type of slide on mount.  3/8" size.
Clutch nuts included.
Item # 417033  $4.00
MEXICAN BORDER WARS SERVICE MEDAL WITH ORIGINAL PACKAGING, STATE OF WISCONSIN:  This medal is an early issue having the wrapped brooch type pin back.  The selling Jeweler was only at this address until 1934 so the medal will date between 1917-1934.
Item # 717005  $49.00
REPLACEMENT RIBBON FOR RIBBON BAR:  Bronze Star  
Item # 118003.  $1.00
WW2, US NAVY RIBBON BAR:  Three ribbon bar, 3/8" size.  US Navy awards.  Left to right are:  Navy Good Conduct; China Service and National Defense.  Clutch back with the two nuts.  Slight fading to the colors and very minor soiling.
Item # me6181  $5.00
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USMC CHINA OCCUPATION:.  1/2" Marine size.  Needs to be reinstalled on a pin bar.  Worn by Marines in Post WW2 China occupation.
Item # me71833  $5.00
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EXPERT RIFLE AND MISSILE QUALIFICATION BADGE: Clutchback with the nuts. Top part is Silver Filled and the two Bars are STERLING SILVER.  Unusual "MISSILE" bar.
Item # me818008  $8.00
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WW2, 1/2" NAVY SIZE. "STAZON" BY GEMSCO: Clutchback with the nuts.  See the photos for more information.
Item # me119002  $12.00
MINIATURE VIETNAM SERVICE MEDAL PENDANT:  This is the pendant only, no ribbon or pin.  It is from a miniature medal for Vietnam War Service.  With the ring still in place.  Measures about 5/8" diameter. 
Item # me119003  $4.00
SHOOTING MEDAL, XI CORPS, 1963:  Made by BLANKINTON. Full size 4" X 2".  Clasps for ".22 RAPID FIRE" & "NEW SHOOTER, 3rd.".  Excellent condition in original box.
Item #  me219001  $15.00
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WW2 MISSOURI SERVICE MEDAL AND MEDALLION, BOXED:  Nice medal and larger medallion in the original box. Awarded to Missouri Residents who served during WW2.  Size of large medallion is 1-1/2" diameter.  Box size is 4-1/8" square. It is a pin back and I see no problems with it.
Item # me319005  $9.50
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UNKNOWN INFANTRY MEDAL:  Hallmarked on the back.  Blue and gold ribbon is soiled.  It is pin back.
Item # me319006  $5.00
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FREEMASON LODGE, PEORIA, ILLINOIS No. 3:   Pin back.  No problems other than glue on back of pendant. It will clean off. (Thanks to Forum Member for the ID)
Item # me319007  $20.00
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1949 SHOOTING MEDAL, GREATER SAINT LOUIS REVOLVER CLUB:  Won the CENTER FIRE SLOW FIRE and the SHARPSHOOTER CLASS.  Pin back.  Made by Blankinton.  Ribbon colors have faded. 
Item # me319008  $9.00
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MILITARY ROSETTE, NATO ?:  I do not know much about these rosettes.  I think they can be worn on the ribbon bar or the lapel of a coat.  This may be the European NATO rosette for the Yugoslavia Medal. (Thanks Kevin!). The clutch nut may not be original to the rosette.
Item # me719013  $5.00
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SLIDE-ON RIBBON BARS:  3/8" size.  See the photos for more info.
Item # me719043 
 $1.00 EACH 
"OAK LEAF" for Ribbon Bars:  Clusters of 1, 2 or 3 available.
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Item # me719045  $1.00 ea..
U.S. NAVY ACHIEVEMENT MEDAL:  Boxed with the original contents.  Very nice with no problems.
Item # me819005  $12.00
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WW2 V.F.W. MEMBERSHIP MEDAL, NATIONAL HEADQUARTERS:  This Membership medal is marked: "V.F.W. NATL HDQTS".  It has the WW2 style slotted brooch pinback hanger.  The red in the ribbon has faded.
Item # me919005  $9.50
ARMY COMMENDATION MEDAL:  Three pieces in the case.  Not named.
Item # me919003  $9.50
V.F.W. 51st NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT, 1950 CHICAGO:  Made by the GREEN DUCK CO. of CHICAGO. Several unknown symbols on the back. Pinback.
Item # me919006  $9.50
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MEDAL SET, ARMED FORCES RESERVE, AIR FORCE, REG. SIZE:  Made in October 1979.  Still sealed in plastic. Includes the ribbon bar.  Box lid has two split corners as shown in the photos. 
Item # me1119073  $5.00
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MERITORIOUS SERVICE, CASED, COMPLETE: Later issue medal with the ribbon bar and lapel pin.  I see no problems with it.
Item # me22015  $9.50
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COMMANDERS AWARD FOR CIVILIAN SERVICE MEDAL:  Full size medal with ribbon bar and lapel stud.  Box measures 5" x 4-3/4".  No problems, like new. 
Item # me320002  $9.50
VIETNAM WAR SERVICE MEDAL:  This is the medal and a box only, nothing else.  Good condition.
Item # me320003  $7.50
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VIETNAM SERVICE RIBBON:  With three stars.  Light use and soiling.  1965 to 1973 service.
Item # me72021  $3.00
REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM SERVICE RIBBON:  With "60" dated banner.  LIght use and soiling.
Item # me72020  $2.50
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PHILIPPINE PRESIDENTIAL UNIT CITATION:  In the metal frame.  Bright and clean.  1946.
Item # me72023  $6.00
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PRESIDENTIAL UNIT CITATION, (DISTINGUISHED UNIT CITATION):  Made by N.S. MEYER and still in the original, unopened package.
The card is dated 1966, Vietnam War period but, the card's label calls it a Distinguished Unit Citation.  However, in 1957 it was re-designated as the Presidential Unit Citation.  Clutch back fasteners with the nuts.  Card still has the original price tag on it and the card has a couple of folds. It is the blue ribbon in a gold-tone frame.
Item # me92023  $3.00
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WW2 TWO RIBBON BAR, PINBACK:  AMERICAN CAMPAIGN & EUROPEAN-AFRICAN-MIDDLE EASTERN Campaign.  Pinback fastener. 
Item #  me92025  $5.00
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Item # me92028  $2.00
RESERVE COMPONENT OVERSEAS TRAINING RIBBON: Clutchback with a hallmark.  Awarded for 10 consecutive days of training on foreign soil.  Post-1984..
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WW2, ARMY SERVICE-SUPPLY CORPS:  Pinback.  Large 1-3/8" X 5/8".  Has soiling.
Item # me92030  $5.00
PUC AND AMU AWARDS:
Two metal framed citations.  The blue is a PRESIDENTIAL UNIT CITATION and the red is the ARMY MERITORIOUS UNIT CITATION.  The red has an Oak Leaf 2nd award.  The blue may have had one, now missing? (I have some Oak Leafs listed in the INSIGNIA category if you wish to add one). N.S. MEYER.
Item # me92041  $6.00
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Item # me92040  $2.00
USMC, ORGANIZED MARINE CORPS RESERVE:  Slide on type ribbon.  
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PHILIPPINE LIBERATION RIBBON:  Original WW2 issue with pin back.  Some rust on the metal.  A spot in the white.  Awarded by the Government of the Philippines to U.S. Armed Forces personnel who participated in the Liberation of the Philippines between Oct. 1944 and Sept. 1945.
Item # 91002  $6.00
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WW1 VICTORY MEDAL:  WW1 issue having the wrapped brooch type hanger.  Housed in an old American Legion medal box.  Medal is very nice condition, box is good too.
Item # 91103  $25.00
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NATIONAL DEFENSE MEDAL:  Appears to be new. Complete with ribbon bar. 
No problems.
Item # 91102  $4.00
KOREAN WAR THREE RIBBON SET:  Clutch back with the nuts.  The United Nations Korea Service; Korean Service with a campaign star and a Bronze Star medal. Decent set.
Item # 9115  $9.00
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KOREAN WAR SERVICE RIBBON:  Slide-on type, plastic cover with two campaign stars of different sizes.
Item # 9116  $3.00
WW2 Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Ribbon:  Pin back.
Item # 9118  $2.00
WW2 American Campaign Ribbon bar:  Pin back.
Item # 9119  $2.00
KOREAN WAR VETERAN PIN BACK BUTTON:  I am not sure what this is as I could find nothing like it on the Internet.  It says it was "Presented by the REPUBLIC OF KOREA" so it may have been given to a Vet who returned to South Korea on a visit or a tour?  Large size, over 2" diameter. Nice condition.
Item # 91110  $9.00
KOREAN WAR SERVICE MEDAL AND RIBBON BAR. THREE CAMPAIGN STARS:  Ribbon bar is clutch back with the nuts and the medal is pin back.
Item # 91111  $9.00
WW2 PRESIDENTIAL UNIT CITATION:  Pin back ribbon bar. 3/8" size. Some wear to the edges as seen in the photos.
Item # 9211  $15.00
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WW2 PURPLE HEART RIBBON BAR:  Pin back ribbon bar. 3/8" size.
Item # 9212  $20.00
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WW2 THREE RIBBON BAR:  National Defense, WW2 Victory and European, Africa, Middle East ribbons.  .  EAME has two campaign stars on it, one is larger size. 3/8" size ribbons.  Clutch back with the nuts
Item # 9213  $7.00
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THREE RIBBON BAR:  American Campaign, U.S. Navy Reserve Sea Service and U.S. Navy Good Conduct with 4 awards. 3/8" size ribbons.  Clutch back with the nuts.
Item # 9214  $6.00
Item # 9218  $4.00
U.S. AIR FORCE MERITORIOUS ACHIEVEMENT MEDAL:   Looks good.  Pin has a slight bend from being on a uniform. No other problems noted.
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WW2, WAR-TIME ECONOMY, LEAD.  EXPERT QUALIFICATION BADGE:  Metal conservation being made of lead.  Safety pin type fastener soldered on. Two bars, also lead; Sharpshooter and Rifle.  One of the hanging links is missing. Not a common item.
Item # 9215  $15.00
Item # 9216  $2.00
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MARKSMAN QUALIFICATION BADGE: No bars, just the badge. Clutch back with the nuts. Marked "G-23".  Bright and shiny.
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Item # 9411  $6.00
VIETNAM CROSS OF GALLANTRY WITH PALM: In a gold-tone metal frame. Slide-on type mount. No problems.
ARMY GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL SET:  Medal is a newer type issue.  The ribbon bar and lapel button ages are unknown.  No problems with them.
Item # 9511  $10.00
NAMED, WW2 ARMY GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL SET:  
Named to Nelson T. Hanover.  WW2 type slotted brooch medal with his name on the back.  The ribbon bar and lapel button ages are unknown.  Includes some research info, his grave marker and the WW2 Enlisted record. 
Item # 9512  $15.00
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BOX, GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL:  Age unknown.  Sold as you see it in the photos.
Item # 9513  $4.00
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BOX, GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL:  Age unknown.  Sold as you see it in the photos.
Item # 9514  $4.00
ARMY COMMENDATION MEDAL:  Authorized in 1945 for Meritorious Service after December 7th, 1941.  Not named.
Item # 9612  $6.00
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U.S. NAVY GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL:  Newer type hanger with the crimp brooch. I see no problems with it.
Item # 9614  $7.50
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U.S. NAVY GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL:  Older issue having the slotted brooch type hanger.  I see no problems with it.
Item # 9615  $12.00
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ORGANIZED MARINE CORPS RESERVE MEDAL:  Authorized in 1939 to award for four years selected service prior to 7/1/1925.  This is the 2nd style of this medal and this one has to be a reissue as it doesn't show a lot of age and it has the newer type crimp brooch.  No problems.
Item # 9616  $9.00
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Item # 9711  $9.00
AMERICAN DEFENSE MEDAL:  Nice one with no problems.  It has the earlier style hanger with a slotted brooch and stitched in place.
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HUMANITARIAN SERVICE MEDAL:  Authorized 1/19/1977 for meritorious direct participation in a significant military action or operation of humanitarian nature, or who have rendered a service to mankind. 
Item # 9813  $5.00
KOREAN WAR SERVICE  RIBBON BAR: THREE CAMPAIGNS.  Good condition. Pin back.   
Item # 9811  $4.00
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Item # 9812  $5.00
PURPLE HEART RIBBON BAR:  Newer issue with the clutch back fasteners. Note:  I removed one nut to use as a prop to position the ribbon for photographing; there is nothing wrong with the nut, or the stud.
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U.S. AIR FORCE COMMENDATION MEDAL:  Authorized 3/28/1958 for Meritorious Achievement and Service. Not named.
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Item # 9814  $4.00
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