Holidays.net Online Store

Holdays.net Home


September 15th, 2014
International Day of Democracy

September 16th, 2014
World Ozone Layer Day

September 17th, 2014
Constitution Day and Citizenship Day

September 19th, 2014
National POW/MIA Recognition Day

September 19th, 2014
International Talk Like a Pirate Day

September 21st, 2014
International Day of Peace

September 22nd, 2014
Emancipation Day

September 22nd, 2014
Autumnal equinox

September 25th, 2014
Rosh Hashana

September 25th, 2014
World Maritime Day

September 27th, 2014
World Tourism Day

September 28th, 2014
World Rabies Day

September 28th, 2014
Gold Star Mother's Day

September 28th, 2014
World Heart Day

October 1st, 2014
International Day of Older Persons

October 2nd, 2014
International Day of Non-Violence

October 4th, 2014
Feast of St Francis of Assisi

October 4th, 2014
Yom Kippur

October 5th, 2014
Eid-al-Adha

October 5th, 2014
World Teachers' Day

October 6th, 2014
Child Health Day

October 6th, 2014
World Habitat Day

October 8th, 2014
World Day for Natural Disaster Reduction

October 9th, 2014
World Post Day

October 9th, 2014
Leif Erikson Day

October 9th, 2014
World Sight Day

October 9th, 2014
First day of Sukkot

October 10th, 2014
World Mental Health Day

October 11th, 2014
International Day of the Girl Child

October 13th, 2014
Indigenous People's Day

October 13th, 2014
Columbus Day

October 13th, 2014
Native Americans' Day

October 15th, 2014
White Cane Safety Day

October 15th, 2014
International Day of Rural Women

October 15th, 2014
Last day of Sukkot

October 16th, 2014
World Food Day

October 16th, 2014
Shmini Atzeret/Simchat Torah

October 16th, 2014
Boss's Day

October 17th, 2014
World Day for Poverty Eradication

October 17th, 2014
'Alaska Day' observed

 



Search:

Civil War Medal "honorably Discharged - West Virginia" Soldier Named For Sale

Civil War Medal

For many years I have been dealing coins and medals. This, I think, is one of the best items that I have had the privilege to sell.

Here is an authentic Civil War medal, from the state of West Virginia. (As you know, West Virginia was created by the Civil War; it was carved from the western counties of Virginia that were sympathetic to the North.)

Size: About 2 1/2" by 1 1/2"

The obverse: The Top Bar reads"HONORABLY DISCHARGED" with a interlocking "WV"; the medal shows the State Seal of West Virginia and the dates 1861 1865.

The reverse: The medal reads "PRESENTED BUY THE STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA". There is rim engraving identifying the Civil War soldier. It reads "GUSTAVAS A. DOWLER BAT Y D 1st REG Lt ARTLY VOL" (I think that means "Gustavus A. Dowler, BatteryCompany D First Regular Light Artillery Volunteer.")

Condition: Spectacular! Almost new, flawless. (The ribbon is is a listing in the website "Find a Grave" for Gustavus Dowler.Here is his tombstone from"Find a Grave". Look it up! Here is what it says about him:

Birth:Jan., 1847
Virginia, USADeath:1901
Marshall County
West Virginia, USA


Son of Rev. Michael and Hester (Blakemore) Dowler, married Mary Clemens Marshall December 27, 1871, Marshall County, West Virginia.Private, Co. D, 1st West Virginia Light Artilery, Civil WarParents: Michael Dowler (1805 - 1875) Hester Blakemore Dowler (1809 - 1868)

Spouse: Mary Clemens Marshall Dowler (1847 - 1935)

Burial: Mount Olivet Cemetary
Mount Olivet (Marshall County)
Marshall County
West Virginia, USA


Created by: Ed Starling

Record added: Aug 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57277436

This medal belongs in a museum.

This is a photograph of the actual item listed in this sale.

As always, the sale starts at a low price, with .

If you have any question – please ask. I will answer any question truthfully and to the best of my ability.

Please keep checking my sales. Be sure to bookmark our seller's list for other great items in this, and future, sales. Please be sure to visit my store “Graham-a-Phone Curiosities”.

offer with confidence! Look at my response. I promise prompt, professional service.

Kindly add $3.50 shipping, $7.00 for International shipping. I ship World-Wide. Payment is expected within two days of close of sale, unless other arrangements are made.

This is for buyers outside the United States: Import duties, taxes, and other local charges are NOT included in the item price or shipping charges. These charges are solely the buyer’s responsibility. Please check with your Country’s Customs Office to determine what these additional fees will be prior to offerding/buying. We use USPS (United States Postal Service) for all international shipping. Also, please be patient with International shipping. It can take as long as eight weeks for the item to be delivered.

THANK YOU FOR LOOKING


Civil War Medal

This item has been shown 0 times.

Buy Now

Civil War Medal "honorably Discharged - West Virginia" Soldier Named:
$355




Art / Creative / Nature / Leaf / Statue Bronze Medal By J.r. / 336 Grs. picture
Art / Creative / Nature / Leaf / Statue Bronze Medal By J.r. / 336 Grs.


Benjamin Harrison - Presidential - Medal  Stamp  Cover  Presidents United States picture
Benjamin Harrison - Presidential - Medal Stamp Cover Presidents United States


Katz Germany Medal The Anniversary Nameplate Of Consumer Cooperatives 18.5gr 35m picture
Katz Germany Medal The Anniversary Nameplate Of Consumer Cooperatives 18.5gr 35m


1965 Mare Island Nsy Silver Commemorative Medal Uss M G Vallejo Ssbn-658 picture
1965 Mare Island Nsy Silver Commemorative Medal Uss M G Vallejo Ssbn-658


Katz Germany Medal Winnetou 150 Years Karl May 1842-1912 26gr 40mm picture
Katz Germany Medal Winnetou 150 Years Karl May 1842-1912 26gr 40mm


1953 Bronze Ike Eisenhower Inauguration Medal Coin W/ Stand Medalic Art picture
1953 Bronze Ike Eisenhower Inauguration Medal Coin W/ Stand Medalic Art


Art/  Creativity / Credit / Bank / Cork / Insurance / Bronze Medal By Vilar picture
Art/ Creativity / Credit / Bank / Cork / Insurance / Bronze Medal By Vilar


Apollo 3 Commenrative Medal picture
Apollo 3 Commenrative Medal


Katz Russia Medal Tzar Alexander Ii 32gr 40mm Brazz picture
Katz Russia Medal Tzar Alexander Ii 32gr 40mm Brazz


French Bronze Medal By Depaulis 1804 picture
French Bronze Medal By Depaulis 1804