DescriptionCase with hinged lid for the display of medals presented to Thomas Edward Hambleton following World War I. Inscription on lid is flanked by emblems in the shape of an eagle.
1 H x 9 W x 5 1/2 D inches
Inscription on case reads: "The Great War/Citations of/T. Edward. Hambleton/American. Expeditionary. Forces/ United. States. Army/commissioned/ Major.June. 20. 1918/ Lieutenant. Colonel. Aug. 26. 1918/ Colonel. Mar. 2. 1919/ Brigadier General.. July 17, 1923/ D S M/ VICTORY MEDAL/ D. S. O/ LEGION. OF. HONOR/ OFFICIER DE. L'INSTRUCTION. PUBLIQUE"
Gift of Mr. T. Edward Hambleton
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