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eMedals-A French Medal for the Veterans of 1870-1871

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A French Medal for the Veterans of 1870-1871



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A French Medal for the Veterans of 1870-1871

A French Medal for the Veterans of 1870-1871 - Silvered bronze, illustrating a trophy of arms with loop for ribbon suspension decorated with laurel and oak leaves, the face with a trophy of military and naval arms imposed on standards above the motto "OUBLIER…JAMAIS!" (Never Forget), 29.8 mm x 41.8 mm, bronze 1870-1871 clasp on an original ribbon, black metal button hole attachment maker marked "P. HARANGER 38. R. RAMBUTEAU", light contact and gilt wear, near extremely fine.   Footnote: A national society of retirees who were veterans of the 1870-1871 war against Prussia (Germany) was founded on January 1, 1893 by Commandant Charet. It met with great success, attaining a membership of more than 300,000 within ten years.
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