This is a sterling silver distinctive unit insignia for the United States Army Lawson General Hospital MEDDAC in Atlanta, Georgia on land that is now part of DeKalb-Peachtree Airport (KPDK) in the suburb of Chamblee. This insignia shows a cross with a star on each end and reads CORONA VENIET DELECTIS (Victory Shall Come to the Worthy).
Circa World War II.
1-1/8” height and 1-1/8” width.
Sterling silver with red enamel.
Vertical pin with come-under locking swivel catch.
This is from a United States Army collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAEX01 LCIX 5/10
8- (Very Fine-Excellent): Insignia shows light wear and tarnish.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.