1939 National Convention Badge

Title

1939 National Convention Badge

Subject

Badge

Description

Badge commemorating the 21st National Convention held in 1939 in Chicago, IL. The American Legion emblem and an etching of General Pershing are on the front of the badge. The ribbon colors include blue in the center bordered by red, yellow, green, light and dark blue, and olive green.

Source

Emil A. Blackmore Museum (catalog no. 2012-0097.146)

Date

1939

Format

Physical object; brooch 1.5 x 2 in.; ribbon 1.5 x 2 in.

Language

en

Type

Physical object

Identifier

2012-0097.146

Coverage

Chicago, IL

Citation

“1939 National Convention Badge,” The Emil A. Blackmore Museum, accessed December 8, 2021, https://legionmuseum.omeka.net/items/show/448.

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