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Here is the 30th Anniversary medal of the Victory over Germany in the Great Patriotic War (WW2).

This medal was issued to WW2 veterans.

The image on the front of the medal is based on a statue entitled " The Motherland Calls" in honor of those who served during the Battle of Stalingrad..

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Motherland_Calls





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Re: 30th Anniversay Victory over Germany Great Patriotic War Medal
« Reply #1 on: July 12, 2016, 12:17:34 PM »
The Soviets paid for those medals with their blood!
"He who dares, wins!"

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Re: 30th Anniversay Victory over Germany Great Patriotic War Medal
« Reply #2 on: July 12, 2016, 01:25:58 PM »
Indeed they did..

Smitty
"Pain is only weakness leaving the body"

"What you do in Life, echos in Eternity"

MSG Leigh E Smith Jr (Smitty)
USA (ret) 1984-2005

EPFD 1997-2008

ASMIC Member
 
187th Airborne Regimental Combat Team Association Member (RAKKASANS)

VFW Member

 

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