Medal

Object Number: 
2008.42.372a
Date: 
1916
Medium: 
White metal
Dimensions: 
diameter: 32mm (1 1/4 in.)
Marks: 
Obverse below bust: "R.L."; reverse bottom center: "T.L.E."
Description: 
White metal struck medal with obverse showing right-facing bust-length profile; legend: "GEORGE WASHINGTON/ SECURITY". Reverse legend: "GEORGE WASHINGTON / "FIRST / IN PEACE" / FIRST IN / "PREPAREDNESS." "
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group