Spanish American War Artifacts





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Medal authorized by Congress on the 3rd of March 1901 to be awarded to Navy and Marine Corps personnel who took part in Naval Operations in the West Indies during the war with Spain.
The medal is known as the Sampson medal and the obverse of the medal has a depiction of Admiral Sampson.
Click to see reverse side of medal
Accession: 64-110-A Medal, West Indies Campaign 1898




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