State Badges United Confederate Veteran reunion items.
14 kt. Gold North Carolina Presentation U.C.V. Badge
Item #: 14438
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Truly a one of a kind, United Confederate Veterans gold badge the rarely come on the market in todays market!† This beautiful 14 KT. gold badge was presented to the Adjutant of the Charlotte, North Carolina Mecklenberg Camp No. 382 in 1932.† The badge is in it's orginal box and was made by Garibaldi & Bruns Leading Jewelers, Charlotte, N.C. as noted on the box.† Also on the box is written in brown ink "Julia M. Alexander Adjutant of Mecklenberg Camp - Confederate Veterans-".† The 14kt. gold badge is in the shape of a cross.† Engraved on the badge is "Presented to Our Adjutant Miss Julia M. Alexander By Mecklenberg Camp 382 U.C.V.".† On the back of the badge is engraved "Jan. 19th, 1932".† Julia M. Alexander's image is in Volume 10, page 511 of "Confederate Veteran" magazine.† By 1932 the remaining veterans did not want to keep the records necessary to keep the camp open.† Most recruited someone to keep the minutes and manage the work of the camp.† Julia M. Alexander was a Maid of Honor for the U.S.C.T. in 1902 for the state of North Carolina.