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Badge: 100% duty 1 year

Object Number: 
1948.43b
Date: 
1900-1948
Medium: 
Metal, silk ribbon
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 5/8 x 1 1/2 in. ( 9.2 x 3.8 cm )
Description: 
Metal and red, white and blue ribbon badge; top rectangular plate inscribed "100% DUTY" with hanging metal plate "1 YEAR" below; shield-shaped medal hangs from ribbon inscribed at center circle with "BAPTIZED BY FIRE/ 14"; circle surmounts four partial triangles with letters "N/ Y/ N/ G" inscribed around circle. Axe and laurel leaf imagery at top sides and bottom center of shield.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Brig. Gen. William Mullins
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group