Medal For Humane Action

The Medal for Humane Action is a service medal of the United States armed forces which was created by an act (63 Stat. 477) of the United States Congress on July 20, 1949. The medal recognizes those military service members who performed extended duty in support of the Berlin Airlift. The medal is based on the design of the Berlin Airlift Device.

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Medal For Humane Action - Description
... The medal is made of bronze and is 1.25 inches (32 mm) in diameter ... The medal is suspended by a ribbon primarily of teal blue with black edges separated by thin white stripes ...

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