Legion of Merit

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Title

Legion of Merit

Subject

United States. War Department.
Medals

Description

Awarded to Dr. Cannon by the War Department in 1946. The citation reads, "By his professional skill, sound judgement, and conscientious devotion to duty, he was instrumental in making it possible for young men who might otherwise have been maimed for life to return to useful and normal careers."

Abstract

Legion of Merit medal awarded to Dr. Bradford Cannon in 1946

Creator

United States. War Department.

Date Created

1946

Rights

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Access Rights

Access to the original work depicted requires advance notice. Contact Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu for additional information

Is Part Of

Bradford Cannon papers, 1923-2003. H MS c240. Box 1.

References

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Format

image

Extent

1 medal

Type

physical object

Provenance

Gift of Bradford Cannon, M.D. to the Harvard Medical Library in the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine, 2001.

Files

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Citation

United States. War Department., “Legion of Merit,” OnView: Digital Collections & Exhibits, accessed August 20, 2019, http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/12829.

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