Bronze Star Medal
1941 – 1953
The Bronze Star Medal, which was given to Quinn Eskelsen, was authorized on February 4, 1944. The Bronze Star Medal is awarded to members of all branches of military service. The medal may be awarded either for meritorious service or for combat actions, in which case the "V" device is attached. Quinn Eskelsen, brother of Mayor Eskelsen, served in World War 2 and the Korean War. Medal is in a blue and gold case. Along with the medal is a small pin and campaign/medal ribbon. Medal is mainly red with a blue stripe down the middle outlined in white.
Dimensions: 9 cm;;17 cm;;;423;Measurements reflect the case/box the medal is in. ;
WAR TROPHY DOCUMENTATION;http://www.gunboards.com/sites/banzai/FeatArts/CaptPapers/CapPapers.htm