Kiowa Tribe Code Talkers Bronze Medal 3 Inchhttp://catalog.usmint.gov/kiowa-tribe-code-talkers-bronze-medal-3-inch-936.html
- Bronze duplicate of the Congressional Gold Medal awarded to the Kiowa Nation Code Talkers
- Beautiful addition to any collection for the military history enthusiast
- Measures 3 inches in diameter
This Kiowa Tribe Code Talkers 3 Inch Bronze Medal celebrates World War II history. This medal is a bronze duplicate of the Congressional Gold Medal awarded to Kiowa 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 three inches in diameter.
The obverse design depicts a Code Talker using a field phone to communicate. Inscriptions are “KIOWA TRIBE CODE TALKERS” and “689TH FIELD ARTILLERY, EUROPE,” the U.S. Army unit in which the Kiowa Tribe members served.
The reverse design depicts the Kiowa Tribe logo. Inscriptions are “DEDICATION,” “HONOR,” “VALOR,” “WORLD WAR II” and “ACT OF CONGRESS 2008.”
|Design:||Obverse/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|