$20.00

SKU: US15868 Categories: , Product ID: 3276

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TAG- WATCH FOB (FOR LEATHER STRAP), ALUMINUM, SHIELD SHAPED, ENGRAVED WITH “6 INF/ MG/ MNG/ 1917″(STATE WITH “M” AS FIRST LETTER)). THE 6TH INFANTRY WAS A COMPONENT OF THE 10TH INF. BRIGADE, PART OF THE 5TH DIVISION, AND WAS OVERSEAS FROM APRIL 1918 THRU JULY 1919. THE 6TH INF. WAS ORGANIZED AT CAMP NEWTON D. BAKER, TEXAS IN APRIL 1917, WHICH IS WHERE HE PROBABLY HAD THIS MADE. WITH THIS IS A BRASS TOKEN “GOOD FOR 25C WHEN DEPOSITED FROM COIN SAVER” AND ANOTHER ALUMINUM TWO-HOLE DOG TAG WITH “A162” ON ONE SIDE AND “LONG” ON THE OTHER(PROBABLY A PROPERTY TAG W/OWNER’S NAME).