Object ID
2021.24.9
Object Name
Medal
Object Collection
Date Created
November 7, 2015
Donor
Rita Doundoulakis
Object Entities
Doundoulakis, George (is related to)
Doundoulakis, Helias (owned by)
Doundoulakis, Rita (collected by)
Object Description
Framed Distinguished Service Medal. The medal reads "OFFICE OF STRATEGIC SERVICES OSS SOCIETY," and has a red, white, and blue ribbon. There is a medallion in the middle of the frame that says "GEN'L WILLIAM J. DONOVAN," and on the left side of the frame is a panel that reads "Distinguished Service Award Presented to George and Helias Doundoulakis by The OSS Society Washington, D.C. November 7, 2015."
Origin
George and Helias Doundoulakis' distinguished service award given to them in honor of their service to the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) during the World War II.
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Citation
Medal, November 7, 2015, Helias Doundoulakis Collection, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/13578. Accessed 02/21/24.