Fort Peck Assiniboine and Sioux Tribe Code Talkers Bronze Medal 1.5 Inch

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Fort Peck Assiniboine and Sioux Tribe Code Talkers Bronze Medal 1.5 Inch
  • Bronze duplicate of the Congressional Gold Medal awarded to the Fort Peck Assiniboine and Sioux Tribe Code Talkers
  • Beautiful addition to any coin collection or gift for the World War II history enthusiast
  • Measures 1.5 inches in diameter
Item Number: CT1
Mintage Limit: None Product Limit: None Household Order Limit: None

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The Fort Peck Assiniboine and Sioux Tribe Code Talkers 1.5 Inch Bronze Medal is a smaller bronze duplicate of the Congressional Gold Medal awarded to Fort Peck Assiniboine and Sioux Tribe Code Talkers at a ceremony at the U.S. Capitol Building on November 20, 2013, in recognition of their dedication and valor. The medal measures 1.5 inches in diameter.

The obverse design features a World War II infantry helmet and two feathers. Inscriptions are “FORT PECK ASSINIBOINE,” “SIOUX TRIBES” and “CODE TALKERS.“

The reverse design features the outline of the Fort Peck Indian Reservation (a buffalo outlined by rivers and creeks), two eagle staffs, a Plains Indian dance whip and the 41st Infantry Division patch. Inscriptions are “WORLD WAR II,” “ACT OF CONGRESS 2008” and “B CO. 1ST BN 163RD INFANTRY.”

Design: Obverse Designer/Engraver – Don Everhart
Reverse – Joel Iskowitz
Reverse Engraver – Jim Licaretz
Struck Under Authority of: Public Law 110-420
Place Minted: Philadelphia Mint (no mint mark)
Composition: 90% Copper & 10% Zinc
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