Two United Veterans Union Medals
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Two United Veterans Union Medals, c. 1879, a bronze medal with an eagle with shield, and a suspended medal marked "UNATATE VETRANORAM UNIO," with a panoply of arms, engraved on the reverse "Edud F. O'Brien/Lt. Col./28" Mass. Vols.," and a bronze medal with gilt finish, with an eagle with shield, and a suspended medal marked "UNATATE VETRANORAM UNIO", with a panoply of arms, engraved on the reverse "F.T. Torrence/Co. A/105th Ohio Vols./Wounded at/Perryville/Oct. 8th 1862," ht. 3 1/8 in.
Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio.
Both in very good condition but missing the ribbons.
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