DateJuly 2 – 3 1913
Navy Day medal. On front is battleship with "Navy Day" and an anchor in ribbon. On reverse, it is inscribed, "The United States Navy Is the Best Insurance Against War And the Only Guarentee of National Honor if War Comes. T.R." Around edge, "Newport RI July 2-3, 1913." This medal commeorates a 2 day event hosted by Theodaore Roosevelt held on Easton's Beach in 1913.
Credit LineGift of CDR Marcelo C. Tarapow
Object Typecommemorative medals
Navy Day, 1913
Related People & OrganizationsTarapow, Marcelo C., CDR (associated)
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 (associated)