1936 ANNAM VIETNAM INDOCHINA CAMBODIA FRANCE MILITARY AGRICULTURAL MERIT KNIGHT BREAST BADGE MEDAL SILVER RARE! This medal was awarded by the Annamese court for meritorious services rendered in the promotion and development of agricultural matters. It is structured in three classes (Commander, Officer and Knight). The square design is bordered by a blue Greek key design. The center consists of a stylized design of yellow rice grains and green leaves with a red sun set in the background. The reverse design is similar, but bears four Chinese characters, which read BESTOWED BY THE EMPEROR above and BRILLIANT AGRICULTURE below. ORDER OF AGRICULTURAL MERIT. I-Tinh / Ordre du Mérite Agricole three classes – established March 2, 1936. Services rendered to agriculture. Squarish badge, with cravat or suspension ribbon. Around the edge a Greek key design in blue, with below a partly rounded protrusion and above a square cut Greek key pyramidal design leading to the suspension link, and in the center square a stylized design of yellow rice grain and green leaves against a setting red sun, with wavy lines going out at an angle perhaps representing hills or clouds in a colored area, with wavy horizontal lines below perhaps representing paddy water. Save, except center square has four Chinese-style characters in seal writing, the two above in yellow reading S? ” (bestowed by the emperor), and the two below in red reading “Ming-Nông (brilliant agriculture). This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\1919-38\Original Period Items”. The seller is “cotyora52″ and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Theme: Militaria
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Time Period Manufactured: 1919-38
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Vietnam
- Modified Item: No
Extremely rare and high level,”Thng ng thn’. The item “Extremely rare Khi nh Imperial Edict of Vietnam Order Thng ng thn level” is in sale since Monday, December 9, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\1919-38\Original Period Items”. The seller is “mardukinstitution” and is located in Pueblo, Colorado. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Vietnam
A fantastic group of original items, formerly the property of US Marine Corps Captain Thomas Howard Bruce, for service during WW II, The Korean War, and The Vietnam War, starting as an enlisted man and then rising to captain. Ensemble consists of the following items. Bruce’s framed original medal group, consisting of a legion of Merit with V and Navy Commendation Medal with V, among 14 framed medals (all unnamed as issued). A named, engraved officers Mameluke sword. Numerous photos, clippings, and memorabilia. A large collection of official paperwork and documents, including citations for valor awards, promotion documents, large and small photos, orders, and a bonanza of other miscellaneous paperwork and correspondence. Bruce received his Commendation Ribbon (later the medal when issued) with a V for valor for manning a heavy machine gun on the light cruiser U. Louis during kamikaze attacks of Leyte and Okinawa. His V for valor on the Legion of Merit medal was for service in Vietnams An Hua Province, where he established a supply base and rendered aid to wounded Marines while under rocket and mortar attack. The Marine Corps officers’ sword, overall length 36.75, is a high quality example with a German made blade marked Conqueror, featuring beautiful etched engraved panels with Capt. Bruces name in a polished metal scabbard with gilt fittings. All are in excellent condition. A very desirable Marine Corps group covering the major conflicts of the mid-twentieth century. Please don’t hesitate to ask any questions or for additional photos. The item “WW II, Korean & Vietnam War, Capt. T. H. Bruce USMC Medal, Sword & Document Group” is in sale since Wednesday, January 8, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\1919-38\Original Period Items”. The seller is “jkrist1031″ and is located in Studio City, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Brunei darussalam, Iceland, Luxembourg, Paraguay, Uruguay.
Purple Heart and Bronze Star Medals. I bought from the family of this man, and the’did not want them’. Inscribed on back of BOTH medals JOHN R. NOBLE I Googled him and found that photo of his obituary. This particular Purple Heart was his 3rd one as it has 2 oak leaves on ribbon. The item “US MILITARY Vietnam Purple Heart and Bronze Star medals inscribed to same man” is in sale since Thursday, November 02, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\1919-38\Original Period Items”. The seller is “northeastfolkart” and is located in Johnston, Rhode Island. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States