Artifact Detail




Artifact #: I2018.
Dimensions: H 2.5 X W 8.5 X L 16.5 cm
Weight: 200+ g
Medium: Metal, textile
Condition: Good
Condition Report Year: 2018
Description: Gold star with 16 points and an eagle holding two lightning bolts in a leather case; medal is gold plated with a blue and yellow little ribbon
Inscription/Marks: Air medal on the the front;includes a paper that says gold star and Wilfred H. Davis obituary; killed in action on November 26, 1943 at Fort Morsby, New Guinea
Date/Period: World War II
Provenance: Wilfred H. Davis
Maker/Artist: No information available
Maker/Artist Dates: No information available
Maker Birthplace: No information available
Maker Nationality: No information available
Source: Wilfred H. Davis