American Legion medal
Posted 14 February 2009 - 02:00 PM
Posted 14 February 2009 - 02:58 PM
This is one of my favorite medals even though they are not military.They are made by Medallic Art Co. NY. The small medal was issued to the student for character and scholarship and the large table medal was for the school and measures 3 ". The one in the display is in its original box and named and dated 1946.You are correct that there are several different designs but this is the most striking. When you run acrossed them they are relatively cheap but still a fantastic piece.If it needs a new home let me know.
Posted 15 February 2009 - 07:34 AM
Posted 15 February 2009 - 10:16 AM
Glad it has a good home!! I'm a big fan of this medal to they don't design them like that any more.I grab them when ever I see them.
Thanks for the information Dan. I think I am going to keep this one, I really like the image on it. The amount of effort they put into this medal for a non military award is really neat.
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