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Philippines Independence Medal

Posted in 1945 + Medals with tags on April 28, 2013 by The Dude

Flag_of_the_Philippines_(navy_blue)The Philippine Independence Medal was created to recognize those members of the military who had participated in multiple Philippine military operations during the years of the Second World War. It was instituted in 1946.

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The Philippines Defence Medal

Posted in 1939-1945 Service Medals with tags , on April 28, 2013 by The Dude

Flag_of_the_Philippines_(navy_blue)Created in 1944 this medal was awarded to all troops involved in the defence of the Philippines between 8 December 1941 and 15 June 1942.

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