Medal, Air Mail Medal of Honor

Medal, Air Mail Medal of Honor

     

The Air Mail Medal of Honor was authorized by Congress on February 14, 1931 for presentation by the President for pilots who perform distinguished service in connection with airmail service.

Transferred from the United States Post Office Department

Physical Description:
Air Mail Medal of Honor; Obverse: nude male figure moving a sack of mail, lightning bolt behind figure; embossed letter text; Reverse: embossed letter text; Red, white and blue striped ribbon with pin clasp.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Type
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons

Materials
Medal: Bronze
Ribbon: Silk
Dimensions
3-D: 3.8 x 1.3 x 7.5cm (1 1/2 x 1/2 x 2 15/16 in.)

The Air Mail Medal of Honor was authorized by Congress on February 14, 1931 for presentation by the President for pilots who perform distinguished service in connection with airmail service.

Transferred from the United States Post Office Department

Physical Description:
Air Mail Medal of Honor; Obverse: nude male figure moving a sack of mail, lightning bolt behind figure; embossed letter text; Reverse: embossed letter text; Red, white and blue striped ribbon with pin clasp.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Type
AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons

Materials
Medal: Bronze
Ribbon: Silk
Dimensions
3-D: 3.8 x 1.3 x 7.5cm (1 1/2 x 1/2 x 2 15/16 in.)

ID: A19580113000