The Lost Generation : World War I Poetry : Victory Liberty Loan Medallion

back of Victory Liberty Loan medallion

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World War I, Vicotry Liberty Loan medallion. From the World War I Materials Collection (HG4936. V53 M43 1919).

The front of this medlaion shows the U.S. Treasury building and a bald eagle below it.

The back reads: "Made from captured German cannon

Awarded by the U.S. Treasury Department for patriotic service in [sic] behalf of the Liberty Loans"