6th Missouri Volunteer Infantry Medal
Contributed by Keith Anderson

Front 

This half-dollar-sized medal was awarded to volunteers who served in the 6th Missouri Volunteer Infantry. The regiment served in the occupation forces in Cuba

The obverse of the medal shows the crossed rifles of the infantry and reads "U.S.V. 6th Missouri"

The reverse reads"Enlisted for Spanish American War at St. Louis July 1898 Mustered Out at Camp Onward May 10th 1899"


To visit the website bibliography, click here. To visit the website video bibliography, click here
Support this Site by Visiting the Website Store! (help us defray costs!)
We are providing the following service for our readers. If you are interested in books, videos, CD's etc. related to the Spanish American War, simply type in "Spanish American War" (or whatever you are interested in) as the keyword and click on "go" to get a list of titles available through Amazon.com.

Search:
Keywords: 
In Association with Amazon.com

Visit Main Page for copyright data
 



 
 
 

Return to American Medals Page

Return to Main Page