American Red Cross War Council Medal
diameter: 2 3/4 in. ( 7 cm )
Bronze struck commemorative medal issued by the American Red Cross; obverse with bust-length profile image of soldier wearing helmet; reverse with image of nurse attending injured soldier depicted within cross, inscribed "THE AMERICAN RED CROSS / TO COMMEMORATE THE VISION AND ACHIEVEMENT OF THE WAR COUNCIL 1917 1919"
inscribed: on obverse below bust: "DCF"
inscribed: on reverse below cross: "WHL / DCF"
struck: on rim: "118 MEDALLIC ART CO. NY"
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