Curupaity Assault Badge

ARG037  Premio por el Asalto de Curupayti

  • Decoration instituted on 5 October 1872.
  • Decoration awarded to officers and mans of the Argentine army for valor in the battle of Curupaity on 22 September 1866.
  • Decoration awarded in III classes: gold, silver and bronze.
  • Battle of Curupayty - was a key battle in the Paraguayan War.