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French medal for the liberation of Metz 1944

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Hello,

Does anyone know if there is a name list for the recipients of the Liberation medal of the city of Metz? Or which USA unit(s) did receive this medal?

Cheers

Sampo

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Hello, 

a gold book (livre d'or) existe, j think it's deposed at achives municipales (archives of the town of Metz) précedently at the town hall. 

A priori, all soldiers of the XX° corps can received this médal but just some a few part have receveid the médal  after a herself request. Some U.S. VIP have receive and also the flag of the XX° corps bear this médal.

 The requests ar'nt received after 1980.

scuse my poor english please. 

all the best. Patrick

 

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Hi Patrick,

Thank you for the information, and the information you have sent me. There are 675 American recipients of this medal, is there anyone who has the names or partial name-lists of these recipients? I am probably looking at an officer at least captain or more.

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