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Badges

Badges
Title
Badges
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 )
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.
Credit Line 
Gift of Frank L. Jackson
Object Number 
INV.7435hi
Marks 
stamped: h: "RIFLE" ; "PISTOL" stamped: i: "MACHINE GUN" ; "CARBINE"
Gallery Label 
These badges were awarded for excellence in marksmanship.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group