This is a World War I service medal from Buncombe County, North Carolina. The medal hangs from a plain bar and its reverse reads PRESENTED TO HER GALLANT SONS IN GRATEFUL RECOGNITION OF THEIR PART IN THE WORLD’S WAR APRIL 1917-NOVEMBER 1918.
Circa World War I.
Approximately 1-13/16” height and 1-5/16” width.
Horizontal pin with C catch on bar with suspension ring.
This is from a United States Army collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBEX11 LABJX2/11
7 (Very Fine): The medal shows some light to moderate wear and tarnish and some light oxidation.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.