Yankton Sioux Tribe Code Talkers Bronze Medal 3 Inchhttp://catalog.usmint.gov/yankton-sioux-tribe-code-talkers-bronze-medal-3-inch-CT6.html
- Bronze duplicate of the Congressional Gold Medal awarded to Yankton Sioux Tribe Code Talkers
- Beautiful addition to any collection for the military history enthusiast
- Measures 3 inches in diameter
The 3 Inch Yankton Sioux Tribe Code Talkers Bronze Medal is a beautiful medal commemorating the Code Talkers’ important contributions to America.
This medal is a bronze duplicate of the Congressional Gold Medal awarded to Yankton Sioux Tribe Code Talkers at a ceremony at the US Capitol Building on November 20, 2013, in recognition of their dedication and valor. The medal measures three inches in diameter.
The obverse design features two Code Talkers with the inscriptions “YANKTON SIOUX” and “CODE TALKERS.”
The reverse design features a variation of the buffalo skull painted in honor of Yankton Sioux Tribe veterans. It is inscribed with “WORLD WAR I.”
|Design:||Obverse –Ronald D. Sanders
Obverse Engraver – Don Everhart
Reverse Designer/Engraver – Charles L. Vickers
|Struck Under Authority of:||Public Law 110-420|
|Place Minted:||Philadelphia Mint (no mint mark)|
|Composition:||90% Copper & 10% Zinc|