Item 0041 - Commonwealth Champion of Health Medal from the Brithish Columbia Council on Smoking and Health

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ZA COM MR-T-1-4-0041


Commonwealth Champion of Health Medal from the Brithish Columbia Council on Smoking and Health


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Verified by: Lucia Raadschelders ; Date verified: 9/01/12

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to Nelson Mandela in recognition of his leadership for the healthy future of the world's youth from the British Columbia Council on Smoking and Health, Canada

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box is slightly damaged


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Gold plastic medal with red satin ribbon housed in light brown wood box with red and black First Nations image on lid. Interior of box is lined with burgundy velvet.
Gold medal has a black centre on the front with a non-smoking symbol and the following text: "Commonwealth, Champion of Health."
Back of medal is engraved with the following:
Nelson Mandela
In recognition of your leadership fror the healthy future of the world's youth.
B.C. Council on Smoking & Health

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Nelson Mandela Awards Database ID: A0396

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