1949 Grand Army of the Republic Final Encampment Badge

Title

1949 Grand Army of the Republic Final Encampment Badge

Description

Badge commemorating the final Grand Army of the Republic encampment on August 28, 1949 in Indianapolis, IN. The badge commemorates Commander-in-Chief, Theodore A. Penland and the first encampment that occurred in 1866.

Source

Emil A. Blackmore Museum (catalog no. 2011-0043.07)

Date

1949

Format

Physical object; brooch 1.5 x 4 in.

Language

en

Type

Physical object

Identifier

2011-0043.07

Citation

“1949 Grand Army of the Republic Final Encampment Badge,” The Emil A. Blackmore Museum, accessed December 8, 2021, https://legionmuseum.omeka.net/items/show/781.

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