Medal, Ribbon, Presidential Medal of Freedom, Gen. Charles Yeager

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Credit Line

Donated by Gen. and Mrs. Charles E. Yeager

Materials

  • Silk
  • Copper Alloy
  • Silver Alloy
  • Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy
  • Solder

Dimensions

3-D: 3.7 × 1 × 1cm (1 7/16 × 3/8 × 3/8 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

Presidential Medal of Freedom presented to Gen. Charles Yeager; five gold eagles surround white enamel 5 point star with red enamel pentagonal background, blue enamel center disc with 13 white stars.

Type

AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons

Inventory Number

A19870249002

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