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Around the rim the medal's title and the war's dates "VOLONTARIO DI GVERRA MCMXV-MCMXVIII". - The same medal, bearing other dates, was also issued for the 2nd World War while another one was awarded for a number of colonial wars. Between 1966 and 1982, there were a series of military or military-dominated governments. Rationing became the order of the day, and men and women became adept in the alphabet soup of ration cards and coupons. The death, destruction and the horror of World War II will continue to haunt humanity for many more years to come.

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