Ribbon

Object Number: 
INV.7434r
Date: 
1942-1945
Medium: 
Silk, metal, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/8 x 1 3/8 x 1/4 in. ( 1 x 3.5 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
Striped blue, white, black, and red silk bar affixed to rectangular metal strip; with bronze pin on back.
Gallery Label: 
This ribbon was awarded to an Army serviceman serving in the American theatre of operations during World War II. The blue stripe symbolized the Americas, the black and white stripes Germany, and the red stripe Japan.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frank L. Jackson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group