Lieutenant Edward R. McCall Naval Medal
diameter: 2 9/16 in. ( 6.5 cm )
inscription: obverse, below bust truncation, at center: "FURST. F." inscription: reverse, below inscription in exergue: "FURST. F."
Bronze struck medal with obverse showing uniformed bust of Edward McCall facing right with legend: "EDWARD R. McCALL NAVIS ENTERPRISE PRAEFECTUS/SIC ITUR AD ASTRA." Reverse shows naval battle scene with legend: "VIVERE SAT VINCERE" and inscription below exergual line: "INTER ENTERPRIZE NAV./AMERI. ET BOXER NAV./BRIT. DIE IV SEPT./MDCCCXIII."
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