Campaign medalet: W. H. Harrison, 1773
overall: 1 1/8 in.
Metal medalet; depicts profile of W. H. Harrison; inscribed "MAJ. GEN. W. H. HARRISON/BORN FEB, 1773"; reverse depicts a log cabin with the American flag on the roof; inscribed "THE PEOPLES CHOICE/THE HERO/OF/TIPPECANOE"
W. H. Harrison (1773-1841) was the ninth president of the United States. He was elected into office in 1840 and died in office in 1841.
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