An excellent piece in original condition with National Liberation Front ribbon indicating that Village Militia Awarded this piece... . presented during the Vietnam War ....although presentation of the Chien Thang (Victory Order), commenced in the later part of the French Indochine War in 1958 shortly before the full departure of the French. Officially this is a Peoples Army of Vietnam (PAVN) awarded medal.... the medal is also known as the Soldier of LIberation Order. Superbly rare Gilt faced piece with enamel filling as awarded to non-PAVN operatives. This Medal was awarded both for Length of Service, and Superior Combat Service.
At Molloy's MEGA ANTIQUES CENTRE, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand
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