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Object Name Bar, Ribbon
Catalog Number 1991.92.06
Date 1942-1990
Material(s) Brass/Silk
Dimensions H-0.625 W-1.5 inches
Description This ribbon bar is a Army Presidential Unit Citation. The piece has a blue silk ribbon framed by a brass frame with laurel leaf impressions on it. The ribbon bar has a brass backing and a pin and hook closure.
Notes Awarded to Fred F. Howard for his service in Europe during WWII. Howard served as part of the 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment.
Collection Mary Brooks Howard Collection
People Howard, Frederick Fabian, Sr.
Subjects Awards of merit
Military decorations
Search Terms Presidential Unit Citation
US Army
United States Army
508th Parachute Infantry
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS