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Box

Description

Case 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.

Creator

unknown

Date

circa 1917-1923

Materials

Silver

Dimensions

1 H x 9 W x 5 1/2 D inches

Resource ID

11236

Notes

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"

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. T. Edward Hambleton

Digital Publisher

Digital resource provided by the Maryland Center for History and Culture

Rights

This digital image is made available here for private study, scholarship, and research. Commercial and other uses are prohibited without the permission of the Maryland Center for History and Culture. For more information, visit the MCHC’s Reproductions and Permissions web page.