WWII U.S. Army named U.S. Bronze Star with ribbon awarded with a â€œVâ€ device for valor in combat. The Bronze Star is engraved with the name of ‘Howard R. Pettit’, serial number 39321309, enlistment date November 4, 1942 in Portland, Oregon. With ribbon bar, button hole lapel pin and WWII black titled coffin style case. The slot style brooch is marked ‘M’ in a rectangle ‘G.I.’ and the ribbon bar is maker marked ‘HLP G.I.’ Very good.