Army of Occupation Medal with Germany Bar

Flag_of_the_United_StatesThe Army of Occupation Medal for the Army and the USAF could be awarded with either a Germany bar as here, or a Japan bar.

The period of service depended on the region as per below.

Germany (May 9, 1945 to May 5, 1955)
Austria (May 9, 1945 to July 27, 1955)
Italy (May 9, 1945 to September 15, 1947)
West Berlin (May 9, 1945 to October 2, 1990)

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