Medal for Merit


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Medal for Merit

n.
A decoration awarded by the United States to civilians for outstanding service in peace or war.
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Presenting the award to Ms Trzetrzelewska, Ambassador Rzegocki said: I would like to express how proud and happy I am to reward our outstanding artist and performer Basia Trzetrzelewska with the Honorary Award - Gloria Artis - the Medal for Merit to Culture.
He was awarded the Big Ten Conference medal for merit and proficiency in scholarship and athletics in 1932.
After the visit, the duchess was given a medal for honorary membership of the Japanese Red Cross Society and a gold medal for merit by Empress Michiko.