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eMedals-WWI Pair Purple Heart Pair to the 102nd Infantry

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WWI Pair Purple Heart Pair to the 102nd Infantry

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WWI Pair Purple Heart Pair to the 102nd Infantry

WWI Pair Purple Heart Pair to the 102nd Infantry - Purple Heart (bronze gilt and enamels, engraved "WILLIAM E. PETIT" in capitals on the reverse, 34.7 mm x 43 mm, oak leaf cluster on the ribbon, with 10.5 mm x 35 mm Ribbon Bar); WWI Victory Medal, 4 Clasps - DEFENSIVE SECTOR, MEUSE-ARGONNE, OISE-AISNE, AISNE-MARNE (bronze gilt, 36 mm, with 9.2 mm Rosette on buttonhole attachment). Purple Heart is re-ribboned with original brooch, the brooch on the VM having separated from the original ribbon, light contact on the PH, gilt wear on the VM, better than very fine. Accompanied by his Wound Chevron (red wool insignia on brownish-green wool, 15 mm x 51 mm), Discharge Chevron (gold-colored bullion, 8 mm x 62 mm), Infantry Private's Insignia (olive green crossed rifles insignia on a circular brownish-green wool base, 68 mm) and original 26th Division Shoulder Patch (grayish-blue insignia on a diamond-shaped brownish-green wool base, 78 mm x 107 mm), along with a copy of his Award Card (stating that Petit was wounded in action on March 3, 1918 and on July 20, 1918 and awarded his Purple Heart with one oak leaf cluster on July 9, 1932).
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