Commemorative G.A.R. Medal and ribbon

Object Number: 
1918.348
Date: 
1918
Medium: 
metal and fabric
Dimensions: 
6 x 2 1/4 inches
Description: 
four medals: top medal: eagle with wings spread perched on crossed canons, verso: metal clasp; 2nd from top: GAR REPRESENTATIVE with American flag and laurels; 3rd from top: silver medal with landscape scene banners with text: MOUNT HOOD, PORTLAND, 1918; bottom medal: 3/4 portrait of ORLANDO A. SOMERS, COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF, verso: 52nd NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT G.A.R. AUG. 1918, PORTLAND, ORE., laurel attached to yellow ribbon
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group