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This is a WWI Service Medal, presented by the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen (BRT) Sadly Modified for wear by Gold Star Mother. The medallion depicts Liberty standing with a child in nice relief detail and reads: "FOR SERVICE IN THE WORLD WAR FOR LIBERTY AND FOR FREEDOM OF NATIONS" on front. "Presented by the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen To Its Members Who Gave Their Service To Their Country For The Sake Of Democracy And Uplifting Of Humanity" on back.
World War I.
Approximately 3" in height x 1-5/8" in width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION:
Gilt bronze, silk ribbon.
Horizontal pin with tongue-style catch.
"W & H CO. NEWARK, N.J."
This is from a WWI US Military collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MAEM22 LAFEX01/18/22
8 (Excellent): The medal shows minor to moderate wear, much of the plated details remain intact, handsome patina,
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.