Wartime Collectables
Military Antiques

Andrew H. & Gale V. Lipps
P.O. Box 165
Camden, SC 29021   USA

ph. 803-463-6935 (text o.k.)
Email wartime@wartimecollectables.com
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Militaria updated 7/5/20 

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Pre-WWI U.S. Navy SHARPSHOOTER Badge
to Naval Academy Officer

Early USN bronze award with three bars.
SHARPSHOOTER
1910
19 EXPERT 10
The reverse of the EXPERT bar and
the reverse of the planchet are script engraved to
F. B. Melendy  Midshipman  U.S.N.
Frank B. Melenday, Naval Academy Class of 1911 served as Naval Attache in Tokyo and retired in 1932 a Lt. Commander.
$300.00 SOLD