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1904-05 Russo-Japanese War Medal

Posted in 1901-1913 Medals with tags , , on April 30, 2013 by The Dude

Flag_of_Japan.svgA unique jugun kiso was ordered on March 31, 1906 by Imperial Edict No. 51[3] in recognition of those who served in the war which occurred during the 37th and 38th years of the Meiji period — Meiji 37-38 (1904–1905). This is more commonly known as the Russo-Japanese War Medal.

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