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Collection HCHS Civil War Collection
Catalog Number 2016.270.001
Object Name Medal
Description A medal given at a reunion of the several hundred survivors of the 15th NJ Infantry regiment on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the regiment's formation. The medal was given near the Flemington Fairgrounds in 1912. The red cross identifed wearers as a member of the 1st Division of the 6th Army Corps, which the 15th NJ Infantry was associated for most of its service. The red cross became associated with the relief organization after the war.
Date 1912
Subjects Medals
Search Terms Flemington, NJ