1911 GAR Ohio State Badge - Admiral Farragut on drop
Item #: 14986
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A very nice badge from the 1911 Grand Army of the Republic Ohio State encampment held at Lorain, Ohio. This great badge has an eagle holding a saber in it's claws, sitting on a pair of crossed cannons and cannon balls, and the word "DELEGATE" on the hanger. A beautiful US flag ribbon is attached. The drop has a likeness of Admiral Farragut in the middle of the drop. Written around the likeness of Admiral Farragut is "Presented by Admiral Farragut Post No. 2 - Lorain, Ohio - Admiral Farragut". A likeness of the outer harbor at Lorain is in the center of the back of the drop. Written around the likeness is "45th Annual Encampment G.A.R. Lorain Ohio - June 19 - 26 - 1911 - The Outer Harbor, Lorain, Ohio". The badge is approximately 6 inches by 1 7/8 inches.