Valour – Israeli State Medal, 5718-1958
The back/reverse of this medal depicts on the right, in relief, a statue of the Roaring Lion commemorating the heroism of Joseph Trumpeldor and his colleagues at Tel Hai. To the left, the inscription “For the builders everyone had his sword girded by his side” (Nehemia 4:12) in Hebrew. The English is on the left. The source, around the rim to the right.