Captain Thomas Truxtun Naval Medal
diameter: 57mm (2 1/4 in.)
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing uniformed bust of Thomas Truxtun facing left. Reverse shows a naval battle scene with inscription below exergual line: "BY VOTE OF CONGRESS, TO/THOMAS TRUXTUN/24 MAR. 1800."
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
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