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Badges

Object Number: 
INV.7435hi
Date: 
1941-1945
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
largest: 2 1/4 x 1 1/8 x 1/4 in. ( 5.7 x 2.9 x 0.6 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: h: "RIFLE" ; "PISTOL" stamped: i: "MACHINE GUN" ; "CARBINE"
Description: 
White metal badges; each with two rectangular bars stamped with lettering; bars are chain-linked to bottom of a cross; one cross flanked by wreath.
Gallery Label: 
These badges were awarded for excellence in marksmanship.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frank L. Jackson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group