CBI group with US and Chinese medals
Lot 126
A China-Burma-India Theater veteran's medal group 1945 and later 11 x 13 x 3 inches
Sold for US$ 312 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A China-Burma-India Theater veteran's medal group 1945 and later
Group of medals and documents to Staff Sergeant Charles I. Conklin, US. Army, comprising: Army Good Conduct medal, slot brooch, unnamed; American Campaign Medal, crimp brooch; Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal with two service stars, crimp brooch; Republic of China War Memorial Medal; Sino-American Cooperative Organization Commemorative Medal; ribbon bars for all medals; Army Marksman badge; Ruptured Duck lapel badge; Conklin's dog tag; laminated Army Honorable Discharge card; Aluminum souvenir metal plate engraved METAL FROM JAP ZERO - LOVE CHARLIE; period photo of Conklin in uniform; transmittal letter for Chinese War Memorial Medal and other photocopied material. Contained in a 3-ring binder and riker mount.
11 x 13 x 3 inches

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    The War Museum

    The Sino-American Cooperative Organization Commemorative Medal was established by the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of China (Taiwan) in 1974. About 600 medals were manufactured and presented at the 1974 convention of the Sino-American Cooperative Organization in San Diego.
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