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Catalog Number 00698
Object Name Medal
Description Medal, Serbian, Medal for Liberation and Unification
Front: Face of Peter the 1st, surrounded by Cyrillic, translation "Peter 1st King of Serbia" with years 1914 top and 1918 bottom.
Back: Royal Serbian crowned double headed eagle, Years 1915, 1916, 1917.
Medal orignally would have included folded in triangle shape with three colors white, blue and red.

Presented May 2, 1947 by Major J.M. Mcgough, 3424 Cottage Grove, Des Moines

Criteria for reception: Awarded to Serbian, Montenegrin or Allied military personal who contributed to the liberation of Serbia during World War I/WW I.
Reference: Australian War Memorial Web Site: https://www.awm.gov.au/collection/RELAWM14795/?image=1

Source McGough, Maj. J.M.
Received Date 05/02/1947
Collection WW I