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Brazil. A Medal for the Naval Force of the South, Silver Grade for Officers 1942-1945

Sale Date: April 21, 2018 Hammer Price

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Brazil. A Medal for the Naval Force of the South, Silver Grade for Officers 1942-1945

Medalha para a Força Naval do Sul. Instituted in 1954. In silver, inscribed "FORÇA NAVAL DO SUL 1942 1945" (Naval Force of the South) on the reverse, measuring 35 mm (w) x 53.7 mm (h), streaking evident on the reverse, on incorrect Medal for the Naval Force of the North-East ribbon with dual prong pinback, near extremely fine.

Footnote: The Medal for the Naval Force of the South was instituted on June 2, 1954, for members of the "Patrol Group of the South" (later called the Naval Force of the South), who patrolled the southern coast of Brazil between 1942 and 1945. It was issued in three classes: Gold for commanding officers, Silver for ships' captains and other officers and Bronze for petty officers and seamen.

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