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Guest Drangeid

Hi!

This proud, old sailor, Ole Gabriel Olsen from Norway, served in US Navy for more than 30 years, from 1885 until he retired in 1916. He is my Great-great-grandfather.
I believe I have identified all his medals, except one.

Anyone know for sure what the upper left medal is? ...the one with the five hands cross?

The others I believe is

  • Lower right: "Good Conduct" 1886 =>
  • Lower middle: "Sampson Medal", Spanish War, 1898 (1901)
  • Lower left: "Spanish War Veterans", 1898-1902
  • Upper right: "West Indies Campaign", 1898 (1908)

If someone see me wrong, please make me aware... :)

Regards,
Arne Drangeid

 

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