Unique American Legion Drum Corps Past Commander Medal from Keene, New Hampshire
ARTIFACT: This is a unique American Legion Drum Corps Past Commander medal from Keene, New Hampshire. The front of the medal shows an assortment of musical instruments, as well as a baton and bandleader's hat, while the bar reads PAST COMMANDER DRUM CORPS. On the reverse is etched the medal holder's name, post, location and date.
VINTAGE: Circa 1934.
SIZE: 2-3/4" height and 1-1/2" width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Bronze medal and plated brass bar with multi-colored silk ribbon.
ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with drop-in swivel catch on bar and loop attachment for medallion.
MARKINGS: C.F. LEAHY GORDON BISSELL POST 14 KEENE, N.H. 1934.
ITEM NOTES: This is from an American Legion medal collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VAX08 LFJX 4/10
CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): Medal is moderately tarnished and shows light to medium wear.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.