Issued by
James Monroe High School, American, 1924 - 1994
Subject of
Sergeant Charlton, Cornelius H., American, 1929 - 1951
Date
1969
Medium
metal
Dimensions
Diameter: 2 × 1/8 in. (5.1 × 0.3 cm)
Description
Bronze colored coin with [James Monroe High School/June 6, 1969] in a square frame surrounded by a laurel and oak wreath on recto. On verso is a Greek woman holding a torch in her left hand with [HALL OF FAME/Cornelius Charlton Posthumously] inscribed.
Collection title
Sergeant Cornelius H. Charlton Collection
Classification
Awards and Medals
Type
coins
Topic
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ray R. and Patricia A.D. Charlton in memory of Cornelius H. Charlton
Object number
2013.165.3
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55a7b240c-a180-4f72-9944-e9d290873425

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