Wartime Collectables Military AntiquesAndrew H. & Gale V. LippsP.O. Box 165, Camden, SC 29021
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Militaria For SaleUpdated 12/10/2021
A Photo Essay of Civil War U.S. Medals & Badges
U.S. Civil War Campaign MedalAwarded to Union Army, Navy and Marine veterans of the Civil War. Numbered on the rim and early examples are traceable.Purple HeartOfficially awarded beginning in 1932 and U.S. veteran's who had been wounded in prior wars could apply. Commonly found for WWI service, awards exist for the Civil War as well.Grand Army of the Republic Membership MedalFound in various forms indicating rank, position and level.
State 'First Defender' & War Service Medals
New Jersey First Defender's Medal awarded to veterans who had answered Lincoln's First Call for volunteers.Reverse named to the recipient.
New Jersey Civil War Service MedalAwarded to any Honorably Discharged veteran from NJ.
Massachusetts Minuteman Medal awarded to veterans who had answered Lincoln's First Call for volunteers.Rim impressed naming to the recipient.
West Virginia Civil War Service MedalHONORABLY DISCHARGED
Ohio Civil War Service Medal
Brooklyn, New York War Service Medal
Connecticutt Minuteman MedalNumbered on the reverse and traceable
Society of the Army of the Potomac
Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States.Membership open to any honorably discharged Union Officer and a lineal male descendant. Numbered to the recipient and usually traceable.Union Veteran's UnionA Civil War veteran's group devoted to the needs of the enlisted Union soldiers.
Veteran's Shields and Ladder Badges were purchased post Civil War to be worn at reunions, parades and Memorial holidays.
Massachusett's Wounded in Action BadgeA C1863 award named as awarded to1st Mass. Infantrymen wounded in action.
New York 1912 Civil War Badge from the 50th anniversary of the 112th New York Volunteers and the 7th Company of NY Sharpshooters in JAMESTOWN, N.Y.
Gettysburg Reunion Medals & BadgesA vast number of medals, badges and ribbons exist for the reunions held at Gettysburg. Here are a few.1893 25th Anniversary
1913 50th Anniversary1938 75th AnniversaryFederally issued veteran's medal and veterans attendee medals.These are the only Federal awards for the Civil War authorized to be worn for both Union and Confederate service.
Shilo Survivor's Association Medal
New York State Andersonville Prison Survivor's Medal
Individual Corps and Veterans Badges