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Choctaw Nation Tribe Code Talkers Bronze Medal  1.5” (849)

CODE TALKERS-CHOCTAW NATION 1.5� MEDAL
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This medal is a bronze duplicate of the Congressional Gold Medal awarded to Choctaw Nation 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” in diameter.

The obverse design features a soldier on his field phone writing Tanampo chito, which translates to “big gun” in the Choctaw language. Inscriptions are CHOCTAW NATION and CODE TALKERS.  

The reverse design features the major elements from the Choctaw Nation seal, identified as the pipe hatchet and bow and arrows. Inscriptions are WORLD WAR I, WORLD WAR II and ACT OF CONGRESS 2008.

The Code Talkers Recognition Act of 2008 authorized the United States Mint to strike and issue medals to provide the recognition deserved by Native American Code Talkers for their dedication and valor in World Wars I and II. The heroic and dramatic contributions of Native American Code Talkers were instrumental in driving back Axis forces and securing the United States’ victories.

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Design: Obverse Designer: Thomas Cleveland
Obverse Engraver: Phebe Hemphill
Reverse Designer: Don Everhart
Reverse Engraver: Jim Licaretz
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Public Law 110-420
Place Struck: Philadelphia (no mint mark)
Composition: Bronze

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To ensure that all members of the public have fair and equal access to United States Mint products, any order placed prior to the official on-sale date and time of November 20, 2013, at 12 noon (ET) shall not be deemed accepted by the United States Mint and will not be honored

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