Bicycle Race Medal-An actual citation of the Medal of Honor read by the President of the United States for Army Specialist Salvatore Giunta.
The President of the United States of America, authorized by an Act of Congress, 3 March 1863, has awarded, in the name of Congress, the Medal of Honor to
SPECIALIST SALVATORE AUGUSTINE GIUNTA
Bicycle Race Medal- In common usage, this term is used to indicate both the bronze medallion and the ribbon from which it is suspended. Commonly, the name of a specific mission will be prefixed, hence, the"UNDOF Medal"etc. In correct usage, this term refers to the medallion only.Ribbon: Length of material woven into a narrow band, of specific colour(s) from which is suspended a bronze medallion only.Standard: Indicates the current bronze medallion issued with a specific ribbon, indicating service with a particular peacekeeping mission.