Admiral Trenchard Medal
Variations of the Admiral Trenchard Gun Pointer Medal, awarded by the Navy League.

Medal with incorrect replacement ribbon.

Page from 1943 National Geographic showing the correct ribbon.

Detail of obverse.

Detail of reverse.

Detail of Bailey, Banks & Biddle maker's mark on reverse of top bar.

Transmittal letter for above medal. (Note the the correct spelling of the recipient's last name is Aitken. The spelling of Aitkens on the medal is incorrect.)

Another example.


Note the differences in the wreath, especially at the top, and the different style of engraving.

A pair of medals that belonged to a sailor on the USS Oklahoma. Presumably the medals were damaged when the Oklahoma was sunk at Pearl Harbor.

Wreath similar to the one on the medal to Aitken.

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