1945 National Convention Badge

Title

1945 National Convention Badge

Subject

Badge

Description

Badge commemorating the 27th National Convention held on Nov. 18-21, 1945 in Chicago, IL. The American Legion emblem and soldiers being greeted home with the inscription "Welcome Home" 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. 2012-0097.214)

Date

1945

Format

Physical object; brooch 1 x 1.5 in.; ribbon 2 x 3 in.

Language

en

Type

Physical object

Identifier

2012-0097.214

Coverage

Chicago, IL

Citation

“1945 National Convention Badge,” The Emil A. Blackmore Museum, accessed August 19, 2022, https://legionmuseum.omeka.net/items/show/454.

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