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Medal of Honor Ribbon Bar

Medal of Honor Ribbon Bar

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Description
This ribbon bar was awarded to Joe Nishimoto along with his Medal of Honor on June 21, 2000 by President Bill Clinton. This ribbon would be worn on the dress tunic for ceremonial occassions. This Medal of Honor was awarded to Private First Class Joe M. Nishimoto of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team for extraordinary heroism in action near La Houssière, France.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ribbon bar
ribbon
date made
June 21, 2000
maker
Congress of the United States
place made
United States: District of Columbia
Physical Description
silk (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3/16 in x 1/2 in x 3/32 in;.508 cm x 1.27 cm x.254 cm
ID Number
2016.0154.02
accession number
2016.0154
catalog number
2016.0154.02
Credit Line
Gift of Sharon Logan
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Executive Order 9066
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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