Cherokee Nation Code Talkers Bronze Medal 1.5 Inchhttp://catalog.usmint.gov/cherokee-nation-code-talkers-bronze-medal-one-one-half-inch-CO5.html
- Miniature bronze duplicate of the Congressional Gold Medal awarded to the Cherokee Nation Code Talkers
- Beautiful addition to any collection for the military history enthusiast
- Measures 1.5 inches in diameter
The 1.5 Inch Cherokee Nation Code Talkers Bronze Medal is a must-have for any serious coin collector or World War II history enthusiast. Order yours today.
This medal is a smaller bronze duplicate of the Congressional Gold Medal awarded to Cherokee Nation Code Talkers at a ceremony at the U.S. Capitol Building on November 20, 2013, in recognition of their dedication and valor.
The obverse design features a Code Talker communicating on a field phone and writing in the Cherokee language. Inscriptions are “CHEROKEE NATION” and “CODE TALKERS” in both Cherokee syllabary and English.
The reverse design features a variation of the Cherokee Nation seal. Inscriptions are “WORLD WAR I,” “WORLD WAR II” and “ACT OF CONGRESS 2008.”
|Design:||Obverse – Donna Weaver
Obverse Engraver – Michael Gaudioso
Reverse Designer/Engraver – Joseph Menna
|Struck Under Authority of:||Public Law 110-420|
|Place Minted:||Philadelphia Mint (no mint mark)|
|Composition:||90% Copper & 10% Zinc|