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Button

Button
Title
Button
Date 
1966
Medium 
Metal, plastic
Dimensions 
diameter: 1 3/4 in. ( 4.4 cm )
Description 
Circular pin-back button: "DEFEND THE GI's RIGHT/NOT TO BE IN VIETNAM/FREE/Pfc. JOHNSON/Pvt. SAMAS/ Pvt. MORA"; red, white and blue.
Credit Line 
Gift of Toni Ellen Heisler
Object Number 
2002.74.140
Marks 
sticker: on back of button: "1966" sticker: on back of button: "1966"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group