Medal for the Liberators of Corrientes

ARG033  Medalla a Los Vencedores De Corrientes

  • Medal instituted on 19 August 1865.
  • Medal awarded to officers and mans, both Argentines and Brazilians who took part in the Corrientes battle on 25 May 1865.
  • Medal awarded in III classes: gold, silver and bronze.
  • Battle of Corrientes - episode occurred at the beginning of the Paraguayan War.