Engraved USMC Good Conduct Medal. Expert rifleman badge was earned at the range on Russian Island, Siberia. The badge appears to be unmarked sterling. McFarland served aboard the USS Albany and USS Helena and served with the Asiatic fleet of the Philippines, China and Russia. Little known fact is that Asiatic based Marines were active in Siberia as part of the Siberia Expeditionary Force in the late teens and early 20’s. Medal shows wear and possibly a replaced drape. It is hard to find items attributed to Russian AEF Marines. Please pay upon receipt of invoice. The item “Engraved 1920-1922 USMC Good Conduct Medal Lot Asiatic & Siberia AEF Marine” is in sale since Wednesday, December 16, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\1919-38\Original Period Items”. The seller is “usmcaviator” and is located in Falls Church, Virginia. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay, Russian federation.
Excellent little set of items from a marine. The ribbon is separated from the medal but is original too it and could be conserved, the Engraving is gorgeous. This is a nice early example 1920-22 and is named and Numbered too a marine for his first enlistment. A great research project! The item “Very Rare USMC 1920s Named and Numbered Good Conduct Medal Engraved 1920-1922″ is in sale since Sunday, February 26, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\1919-38\Original Period Items”. The seller is “wayn_hean” and is located in Esopus, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.