Seminole Nation Code Talkers Bronze Medal 3 Inchhttp://catalog.usmint.gov/seminole-nation-code-talkers-bronze-medal-3-inch-CO6.html
- Bronze duplicate of the Congressional Gold Medal awarded to the Seminole Nation Code Talkers
- Beautiful addition to any collection for the military history enthusiast
- Measures 3 inches in diameter
The Seminole Nation Code Talkers 3 Inch Bronze Medal honors an important contribution to America during World War II. Great for any history buff!
This medal is a bronze duplicate of the Congressional Gold Medal awarded to Seminole Nation 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 features Seminole Nation Code Talkers with an early period chief in the background. The inscribed phrase "ACEMEKET HECETV HERET OS," which translates to "It is good to climb and see," is an actual phrase used by Seminole Code Talkers. The other inscription is "SEMINOLE CODE TALKERS."
The reverse design depicts a variation of the Seminole Nation of Oklahoma seal. Inscriptions are "WORLD WAR II," "ACT OF CONGRESS 2008" and "SEMINOLE NATION OF OKLAHOMA."
|Design:||Obverse – Joel Iskowitz|
Obverse Engraver – Phebe Hemphill
Reverse Designer/Engraver – Josesph Menna
|Struck Under Authority of:||Public Law 110-420|
|Place Minted:||Philadelphia Mint (no mint mark)|
|Composition:||90% Copper & 10% Zinc|