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WW2 Grouping W. I. A African American Soldier 369th Infantry Medals Antique U. S

WW2 Grouping W. I. A African American Soldier 369th Infantry Medals Antique U. S

WW2 Grouping W. I. A African American Soldier 369th Infantry Medals Antique U. S

WW2 Grouping W. I. A African American Soldier 369th Infantry Medals Antique U. S

WW2 Grouping W. I. A African American Soldier 369th Infantry Medals Antique U. S

WW2 Grouping W. I. A African American Soldier 369th Infantry Medals Antique U. S

WW2 Grouping W. I. A African American Soldier 369th Infantry Medals Antique U. S

WW2 Grouping W. I. A African American Soldier 369th Infantry Medals Antique U. S

WW2 Grouping W. I. A African American Soldier 369th Infantry Medals Antique U. S

WW2 Grouping W. I. A African American Soldier 369th Infantry Medals Antique U. S

A African American Soldier. Clarence J Cooper was born 1912 in New York and enlisted in New York City in 1/13/1941. He lived at 108 w 141st NY 30, NY. A true Harlem HellFighter! Death July 19 1998. Tampa Hills borough Florida. Married Evelyn March 23 1946. In May 1942, the. Infantry Regiment was re-established as an element of the 93rd Infantry Division (Colored). Although not listed as a New York National Guard unit. It was deployed overseas and participated in labor and se. Curity operations in the. Activated on May 15, 1942, at Fort Huachuca, Arizona. Ninety-third Infantry Division was the first segregated division-size infantry unit mobilized during the Second World War. Composed of White general staff officers and African American junior officers and enlisted men, the Ninety-third was made up of the draftee. And the veteran 368th and the 25th Infantry Regiments along with an assortment of field battalions and companies. After its formation, the division conducted its basic training at Fort Huachuca, before heading to Louisiana. During the spring of 1943 where the unit staged field operations against the Eighty-fifth Infantry Division during the Third Army. In late 1943, the Ninety-third moved westward to California. Where the unit went through desert training exercises before departing from the United States for the South Pacific Theater of Operations in January, 1944. After being placed under the command of the Fourteenth Corps, the Ninety-third division was largely deployed in combat support positions throughout the theater, relieving companies and regiments of the Americal Division and the all-white Thirty-seventh Infantry Division on Guadalcanal, Bougainville, New Georgia, and Green Islands in what are now the Solomon Islands. And Bougainville Island which is part of New Guinea. While in the area, senior army commanders heavily criticized the division and Washington officials after one of its companies allegedly became disoriented after encountering heavy enemy fire during a routine combat mission on Bougainville Island in April of 1944. Although an inspector generals investigation of the incident had cleared the troops of misconduct, rumors surrounding the incident followed the unit as it moved throughout the Pacific area during the war. While serving on Morotai Island, division troops engaged in subduing and capturing Japanese forces stationed in the area. There, division patrols earned the distinction of capturing Colonel Muisu Ouichi, the highest-ranking Japanese prisoner of war in the Pacific war. Engraved Named Medal and box show honest wear for its age. Lapel pin was cracked and repaired in its past. Shows that it was used by the veteran post war most likely during the conventions he attended. Unsure of exactly when Clarence J Cooper was Wounded. Also present is a veterans of U. American Legion Medal with white button and a 61st National Convention 1960 Reunion medal for a convention in Detroit Michigan. Please contact for additional photos. The item “WW2 Grouping W. I. A African American Soldier 369th Infantry Medals Antique U. S” is in sale since Saturday, April 11, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Medals & Ribbons”. The seller is “twicetouched” and is located in Clermont, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Turks and caicos islands, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.

Ww1 Somerset Light Infantry Double Gallantry Kia Casualty Medals

Ww1 Somerset Light Infantry Double Gallantry Kia Casualty Medals

Ww1 Somerset Light Infantry Double Gallantry Kia Casualty Medals

Ww1 Somerset Light Infantry Double Gallantry Kia Casualty Medals

An outstanding Great War D. And Russian Medal of the Order of St. George group of six awarded to Lance-Corporal P. Gunner, Somerset Light Infantry, who having earned his Russian award and a’mention’ for gallantry at Ypres, was killed in action before he could receive his well-deserved D. Distinguished Conduct Medal, G. ; 1914 Star, with clasp 9199 Pte. British War and Victory Medals, M. Oak leaf 9199 Pte. Imperial, Medal of the Order of St. George, 4th Class, officially numbered’165069′ and impressed upon the rim’9199 Pte. , together with the recipient’s Memorial Plaque (Percy Gunner). For conspicuous gallantry, when he carried important messages under heavy fire. He has been previously recommended for his bravery and ability, on an occasion when he took command of his platoon after all the non-commissioned officers had been killed or wounded. Russian Medal of the Order of St. Was born in 1895 at Gunner’s Farm, Worplesdon, Surrey and enlisted in the 1st Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry at Tregantle, Cornwall. Having landed in France on 21 August 1914, Gunner was quickly in action and gained a’mention’ in the despatch of Field Marshal French, dated 20 November 1914, covering the period of activity 11 October – 2 November 1914. During this period of fighting in the Armentieres-Ypres area, the 1st Battalion was prominent in and around Le Gheer and St. 17 February 1915, refers. The Battalion earned 13′mentions’, this being one of two to Privates. Gunner gained further laurels in 1915 – the Russian Medal of the Order of St. George and the Distinguished Conduct Medal. Transferred to the 8th Battalion, which landed in France in September, journey’s end would come on 6 December 1915, aged just 20. Fellow battalion member, Private J. Carpenter, also aged 20, would be killed on the same day. Gunner is buried alongside his comrade in the Chapelle-d’Armentieres New Military Cemetery and is commemorated upon the Burpham Memorial, Surrey and in Bath Abbey. Percy’s younger brother, Frank, had his leg blown off whilst serving with the Duke of Cornwalls Light Infantry just two days prior, 4 December 1915. A third brother, John, served with the Irish Guards. I Collect RFC / WW1 RAF CASUALTY GROUPS SO MOVING ON A FEW ITEMS, CHECK OUT MY OTHER GROUPS. P/M If YOU HAVE ANY RFC CASUALTIES. I Collect RFC / WW1 RAF casualty medal groups, let me know if you have any. LOOKING FOR THE FOLLOWING PLAQUES. George Alec Parker, Geoffrey Sebastian Buck, George Franks. Cecil Edward Metcalfe, Ernest Gavin. Edgar Noel Moore, William Sadler, George Sadler, John Gibb, Herbert Hamilton, George Mutch, Howard Redmayne Harker. The item “WW1 SOMERSET LIGHT INFANTRY DOUBLE GALLANTRY KIA CASUALTY MEDALS” is in sale since Sunday, April 12, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectables\Militaria\World War I (1914-1918)\Medals/ Ribbons”. The seller is “kingsnorth36″ and is located in New Romney. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, United States, Canada, Ireland, Australia, Germany, France.
  • Type: Medals & Ribbons
  • Conflict: World War I (1914-1918)

WW2 US Army Medal Grouping, Bronze Star, 77th Infantry Division w CIB

WW2 US Army Medal Grouping, Bronze Star, 77th Infantry Division w CIB

WW2 US Army Medal Grouping, Bronze Star, 77th Infantry Division w CIB

WW2 US Army Medal Grouping, Bronze Star, 77th Infantry Division w CIB

WW2 US Army Medal Grouping, Bronze Star, 77th Infantry Division w CIB

WW2 US Army Medal Grouping, Bronze Star, 77th Infantry Division w CIB

WW2 US Army Medal Grouping, Bronze Star, 77th Infantry Division w CIB

WW2 US Army Medal Grouping, Bronze Star, 77th Infantry Division w CIB

WW2 US Army Medal Grouping, Bronze Star, 77th Infantry Division w CIB

WW2 US Army Medal Grouping, Bronze Star, 77th Infantry Division w CIB

WW2 US Army Medal Grouping, Bronze Star, 77th Infantry Division w CIB

WW2 US Army Medal Grouping, Bronze Star, 77th Infantry Division w CIB

Original WW2 US Army Medal Grouping. The grouping was found at the bottom of a box in a little tin at a local swap meet. There was no name attached to the grouping. The medals 77th infantry division patch and Infantry Branch collar disc are all used and show wear/age. Are used and show wear, The insignia all show wear/age. The CIB appears to have lost the rifle. The CIB is marked Sterling. Everything is vintage to the era. You will receive everything shown. The item “WW2 US Army Medal Grouping, Bronze Star, 77th Infantry Division w CIB” is in sale since Sunday, March 15, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Medals & Ribbons”. The seller is “bb5kearsarge” and is located in El Cajon, California. This item can be shipped to United States.
  • Featured Refinements: Bronze Star Medal

WW1 Canadian 3rd Infantry Works Cap Badge

WW1 Canadian 3rd Infantry Works Cap Badge

WW1 Canadian 3rd Infantry Works Cap Badge

WW1 Canadian 3rd Infantry Works Cap Badge

WW1 Canadian 3rd Infantry Works Cap Badge

Extremely Rare WW1 Military Cap Badge. Old Antique Canada Warfare. The item “WW1 Canadian 3rd Infantry Works Cap Badge” is in sale since Thursday, August 29, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\WW I (1914-18)\Original Period Items\Canada”. The seller is “golden-acquisitions” and is located in Niagara Falls, Ontario. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America.
  • Historic: Hat

WW2 US Army Ike Jacket 2nd Infantry Ordnance Corps Medals Master Sargent VTG

WW2 US Army Ike Jacket 2nd Infantry Ordnance Corps Medals Master Sargent VTG

WW2 US Army Ike Jacket 2nd Infantry Ordnance Corps Medals Master Sargent VTG

WW2 US Army Ike Jacket 2nd Infantry Ordnance Corps Medals Master Sargent VTG

WW2 US Army Ike Jacket 2nd Infantry Ordnance Corps Medals Master Sargent VTG

WW2 US Army Ike Jacket 2nd Infantry Ordnance Corps Medals Master Sargent VTG

WW2 US Army Ike Jacket 2nd Infantry Ordnance Corps Medals Master Sargent VTG

WW2 US Army Ike Jacket 2nd Infantry Ordnance Corps Medals Master Sargent VTG

WW2 US Army Ike Jacket 2nd Infantry Ordnance Corps Medals Master Sargent VTG

WW2 US Army Ike Jacket 2nd Infantry Ordnance Corps Medals Master Sargent VTG

WW2 US Army Ike Jacket 2nd Infantry Ordnance Corps Medals Master Sargent VTG

WW2 US Army Ike Jacket 2nd Infantry Ordnance Corps Medals Master Sargent VTG

WW2 US Army Ike Jacket 2nd Infantry Ordnance Corps Medals Master Sargent VTG

US Army Jacket from World War Two, Eisenhower “Ike” Style wool jacket. US Army US Army Master Sergeant Insignia patches on each arm, 2nd Infantry patch, 9 years of service, 3 years overseas service, medals for good conduct, American Defense, European-African-Middle Eastern. And 4 others with too much damage to identify. Measurements taken flat with jacket buttoned- 21.5″ from armpit to armpit, 19″ across the shoulders, 20″ bottom band, 25″ long sleeves. Overall in good vintage, used condition. A few small burn marks, see photos for details. Add as many items to your cart as you like! US buyers : Don’t worry about duty! About Storage Warrior : We’ve been rescuing awesome stuff from storage lockers, estate sales and about-to-be-thrown-out collections since 2012. We love putting cool stuff in the hands of people who will love it, and keeping history out of the landfill. We hope you enjoy shopping with us! The item “WW2 US Army Ike Jacket 2nd Infantry Ordnance Corps Medals Master Sargent VTG” is in sale since Thursday, October 17, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Uniforms”. The seller is “storage_warriors” and is located in Vancouver, British Columbia. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Featured Refinements: Ike Jacket
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Unknown

WW1 38th Infantry Regt, 4th Division Medals

WW1 38th Infantry Regt, 4th Division Medals

WW1 38th Infantry Regt, 4th Division Medals

WW1 38th Infantry Regt, 4th Division Medals

WW1 38th Infantry Regt, 4th Division Medals

These are the medals of Pvt. Kane of Rochester, NY. He served in Company H of the 309th Field Artillery Regt (78th Div) and the 38th Infantry Regiment, 4th Division and was wounded on October 8, 1918. The medal ribbons are faded on one side from being displayed in a frame by the family for many decades. PH is named and numbered (cannot photograph the number as it is too small, but it looks like 40688). New York State medal is also numbered (26266). Will include a copy from the Rochester, NY service record with his details (this is depicted in one of the photos I have posted here). The item “WW1 38th Infantry Regt, 4th Division Medals” is in sale since Saturday, November 16, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\WW I (1914-18)\Original Period Items\United States\Medals, Pins & Ribbons”. The seller is “rjbrow01″ and is located in Rochester, New York. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Australia, Belgium, Netherlands, Mexico.
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States

WW1 38th Infantry Regt, 4th Division Medals

WW1 38th Infantry Regt, 4th Division Medals

WW1 38th Infantry Regt, 4th Division Medals

WW1 38th Infantry Regt, 4th Division Medals

WW1 38th Infantry Regt, 4th Division Medals

These are the medals of Pvt. Kane of Rochester, NY. He served in Company H of the 309th Field Artillery Regt (78th Div) and the 38th Infantry Regiment, 4th Division and was wounded on October 8, 1918. The medal ribbons are faded on one side from being displayed in a frame by the family for many decades. PH is named and numbered (cannot photograph the number as it is too small, but it looks like 40688). New York State medal is also numbered (26266). Will include a copy from the Rochester, NY service record with his details (this is depicted in one of the photos I have posted here). The item “WW1 38th Infantry Regt, 4th Division Medals” is in sale since Tuesday, October 29, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\WW I (1914-18)\Original Period Items\United States\Medals, Pins & Ribbons”. The seller is “rjbrow01″ and is located in Rochester, New York. This item can be shipped to United States, Australia, Canada, United Kingdom, Belgium, France, Netherlands, Germany, Mexico.
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States

Ww1 Medal Trio Royal Naval Marine Light Infantry Scarratt Ngsm Persian Gulf

Ww1 Medal Trio Royal Naval Marine Light Infantry Scarratt Ngsm Persian Gulf

Ww1 Medal Trio Royal Naval Marine Light Infantry Scarratt Ngsm Persian Gulf

Ww1 Medal Trio Royal Naval Marine Light Infantry Scarratt Ngsm Persian Gulf

Ww1 Medal Trio Royal Naval Marine Light Infantry Scarratt Ngsm Persian Gulf

Ww1 Medal Trio Royal Naval Marine Light Infantry Scarratt Ngsm Persian Gulf

Ww1 Medal Trio Royal Naval Marine Light Infantry Scarratt Ngsm Persian Gulf

Ww1 Medal Trio Royal Naval Marine Light Infantry Scarratt Ngsm Persian Gulf

Ww1 Medal Trio Royal Naval Marine Light Infantry Scarratt Ngsm Persian Gulf

Ww1 Medal Trio Royal Naval Marine Light Infantry Scarratt Ngsm Persian Gulf

Ww1 Medal Trio Royal Naval Marine Light Infantry Scarratt Ngsm Persian Gulf

Ww1 Medal Trio Royal Naval Marine Light Infantry Scarratt Ngsm Persian Gulf

Offered is an original medal group, as awarded to Private G Scarratt, Royal Marien Light Infantry, who served in the Persian Gulf just prior to and an armed merchantman and seaplane tender during the First World War. British War and Victory Medals impressed named PLY. Medals come with their individual medal ribbons. Fox Scarratt saw extensive service in the Persian Gulf, and afterwards participated in the support operations of the Indian Army landings at Tanga, East Africe, in November 1914, and in the subsequent hunt for the Konigsburg, in concert with H. During the war he also served afloat in H. Sutlej, January 1916 to August 1917, and in H. Riviera, armed merchantman and seaplane tender on the Dover Patrol from February 1918. Also entitled to 1914-15 Star. We list militaria and coins weekly. We provide quality mounted medals, badges and historical research. We can mount your miniature or full size medals, ribbon bars or supply replacement ribbons or badges. We can also conduct military research on your behalf and value cherished objects with a current market or insured value. We run two specialist military auctions per year. Items are accurately described & photographed. Additional costs for this standard service will be added for this service based on publicly available Australia Post rates. Please note, these items are located and will be posted from Australia. We appreciate fair feedback from you once you receive the item. We aim to give you, the customer our best customer service. The item “WW1 MEDAL TRIO ROYAL NAVAL MARINE LIGHT INFANTRY SCARRATT NGSM PERSIAN GULF” is in sale since Monday, June 17, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectables\Militaria\1914 – 1918 (WWI)”. The seller is “jb_military_antiques_14″ and is located in 2/135 Russell St, Morley, Perth, WA. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Campaign: World War I
  • Modified Item: No
  • Country: ENGLAND
  • Product Type: Medals
  • Authenticity: Original
  • Era: 1800s

Waziristan & Afghanistan British India General Service Medal Ww1 Sikh Infantry

Waziristan & Afghanistan British India General Service Medal Ww1 Sikh Infantry

Waziristan & Afghanistan British India General Service Medal Ww1 Sikh Infantry

Waziristan & Afghanistan British India General Service Medal Ww1 Sikh Infantry

Waziristan & Afghanistan British India General Service Medal Ww1 Sikh Infantry

Waziristan & Afghanistan British India General Service Medal Ww1 Sikh Infantry

Offered is an original 1908-35 India General Service Medal. 36mm wide circular silver medal with claw and ornate scroll swivel ribbon bar with original. &’WAZIRISTAN 1921 24′ clasps; the face with the crowned head and shoulders portrait of King George V facing left in coronation robes, circumscribed GEORGIUS V KAISAR-I-HIND (George V Emperor of India); the reverse with a view of Jamrud Fort and the entrance to the Khyber Pass, inscribed INDIA on a plaque below with oak and laurel branches to either side; impressed named on rim to 804 SEPOY PAHLWAN, 1/151-SIKH. On the correct ribbon. The medal was instituted on 1 January 1909 for service in campaigns on Indias borders. 1919 clasp was awarded for service in that area during the Third Afghan War from 6 May to 8 August 1919 & theWaziristan 1921-24 clasp for service in Waziristan between 21 December 1921 and 31 March 1924. We list militaria and coins weekly. We provide quality mounted medals, badges and historical research. We can mount your miniature or full size medals, ribbon bars or supply replacement ribbons or badges. We can also conduct military research on your behalf and value cherished objects with a current market or insured value. 2/135 Russell St, Morley, WA. We run two specialist military auctions per year. Items are accurately described & photographed. Additional costs for this standard service will be added for this service based on publicly available Australia Post rates. Please note, these items are located and will be posted from Australia. We appreciate fair feedback from you once you receive the item. We aim to give you, the customer our best customer service. The item “WAZIRISTAN & AFGHANISTAN BRITISH INDIA GENERAL SERVICE MEDAL WW1 SIKH INFANTRY” is in sale since Friday, December 14, 2018. This item is in the category “Collectables\Militaria\1914 – 1918 (WWI)”. The seller is “jb_military_antiques_14″ and is located in 2/135 Russell St, Morley, Perth, WA. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • china: beijing
  • Campaign: INDIA
  • Modified Item: No
  • Country: INDIA
  • Product Type: Medals
  • Authenticity: Original
  • Era: 1920s

Ww1 War & Victory Medal Pair, Silver War Badge & ID Tag, 27th Australian Infantry

Ww1 War & Victory Medal Pair, Silver War Badge & ID Tag, 27th Australian Infantry

100% GENUINE FULL SIZE & CORRECTLY NAMED WW1 BRITISH WAR & VICTORY MEDAL PAIR. CORRECTLY IMPRESSED ON THE RIMS TO. COMPLETE WITH THE RECIPIENTS ORIGINAL SILVER WAR BADGE (WITH LETTER A-PREFIX) & WHITE METAL I. THE RECIPIENT WAS WOUNDED BY A MILLS BOMB. COMPLETE WITH BASIC RESEARCH. THE PIN IS MISSING FROM THE REVERSE OF THE SILVER WAR BADGE. COMPLETE WITH THE CORRECT MEDAL RIBBONS. PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT ME WITH ANY QUESTIONS THAT YOU MAY HAVE? AND I WILL BE HAPPY TO OFFER ADVICE AND ASSISTANCE. The item “WW1 WAR & VICTORY MEDAL PAIR, SILVER WAR BADGE & ID TAG, 27TH AUSTRALIAN INFANTRY” is in sale since Saturday, March 23, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectables\Militaria\World War I (1914-1918)\Medals/ Ribbons”. The seller is “themedalcentre” and is located in Hexham. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Featured Refinements: British WW1 Medal
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
  • Country/ Organization: Commonwealth
  • Issued/ Not-Issued: Issued
  • Type: Medals & Ribbons
  • Conflict: World War I (1914-1918)
  • Service: Army
  • Era: 1914-1945