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Online Alex Island

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Gilberts & Marshall islands Campaign
« on: April 29, 2020, 07:32:56 AM »
Looking through archive noticed a curious token.

Gilberts & Marshall islands Campaign

Interestingly, is it just a memorable pendant or keychain, or did it have any other meaning? What is it?
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Re: Gilberts & Marshall islands Campaign
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Re: Gilberts & Marshall islands Campaign
« Reply #2 on: April 30, 2020, 12:21:16 AM »
A commemorative medalet from 1916 Gilbert and Ellis
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Re: Gilberts & Marshall islands Campaign
« Reply #3 on: April 30, 2020, 07:49:58 AM »
An improvised (note that the Is and dashes are made with the same punch) soldier's souvenir, once used as jewellery or perhaps an unofficial decoration, Alex.

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