US Navy Dewey Medal for the Battle of Manila Bay on May 1, 1898 with USS Baltimore reverse, officially impressed on the rim, “Charles Julian, Seaman”.
Julian was born January 26, 1872 and enlisted in the Navy on July 14, 1897, serving until July18, 1900. He died on February 9, 1953 and is buried at Golden Gate National Cemetery in California.
The ribbon is original but shows some age and is re-stitched. The pin appears to be a replacement, as shown in the photo below.
Price $2850 (Sold)