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World War I Miniature French Legion of Honor Medal Given to Charles Lindbergh by Captain Rene L'Hopital

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Identifier: 1927-044-0050

Title: World War I Miniature French Legion of Honor Medal Given to Charles Lindbergh by Captain Rene L'Hopital

Description: World War I Miniature French Legion of Honor medal given to Charles Lindbergh by its original recipient, Captain Rene Michel L'Hopital in 1914-1918. L'Hopital presented it to Lindbergh upon his arrival in Paris, May, 1927. L'Hopital received it from the Republic of France while he was aide to Marshal Foch. L'Hopital said it was his most prized possession.

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Dates: ca. 1916

Type(s): Pin, Military

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Subjects: World War, 1914-1918

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