1938 Gettysburg 75th Reunion Medal
An excellent condition named and numbered Federal Award given to the few surviving Civil War veterans who attended the 75th Gettysburg Reunion in 1938.
Awarded to Samuel B. Hanson from Pennsylvania who served with Co. E of the 15th U.S. Infantry with a distinguished service. Captured at Chickamauga, he was held in Libby Prison. His medal is accompanied by a newspaper with extensive article regarding the last living Civil War veterans from Pennsylvania.
His heirs sold his medal in eBay but first they created this wiki-tree detailing his service. Link to wiki.
$1,600.00 ON HOLD