War Medal (Medaglia Dell Guerra ) issued by Italy in 1920.
The medal was instituted on 29 July 1920 and was awarded for participation in World War I.

Obverse Description

Head of King Vittorio Emanuele III in helmet facing left, inscribed 'GUERRA PER L'UNITA D'ITALIA 1915 1918'. Medal is signed 'S. CANEVARI', with maker's mark 'S J' (S. Johnson of Milan).

Reverse Description

Winged Victory figure on shields held above the helmeted heads of soldiers. Inscribed 'CONIATO NEL BRONZO NEMICO' (Coined [Made] From Enemy Bronze).

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