This is a World War I American Red Cross Nurse I.D. bracelet of Mary Virginia McAbee of Cleveland Ohio. It was made in France and loaded with contact information. The personalized badge number is “68659.”
Approximately 6-1/2” x 3/4”
Silver chain links
Obverse: “MARY VIRGINIA MCABEE AMERICAN RED CROSS PARIS 1498”
Reverse: “PASSEPORT NUMBER 68659 CABLE ADRESS MARTBA CLEVELAND OHIO U.S.A.”
This is from a Red Cross collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MEJZ16 LBDEX02/17 SBBEX3/17
8+ (Excellent): This bracelet has a bit of tarnish, but otherwise it’s in Excellent condition.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original, and of the period stated.