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Can anyone help me with this medal that belonged to my grandfather. He was in the Navy during WWI and this is just one of the many interesting items I have but know what they are.  This medal has the American & Japanese flags on it and the year 1908. Thanks, Robin

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It is a medal presented to American sailors from the Japanese Navy

on The Great White Fleet arriving in YokohamaJapan 18 October 1908


Thank you Johnny. Do you know if it's valuable or rare?

I would say rare but I will look about for values 

This is what I found 

yours appears to be missing the pin 

but it will give you an idea 


Thanks so much Johnny, I looked all over for that but I didn't have the "Great White Fleet" name. Would you mind if I pick your brain about a few more items? If you don't mind they are pictured. The first item is a pin that says "New Jersey" on front with "No. 34188 Feb. 27, 1917" on back. I have a couple more of these that say other things. The 2nd 2 items are little gold decorative pins. One says 14k on the clasp but I can't find any marks on the other. The 3rd item is a pin that I can't ID. The only mark on the back is a "B" if you or anyone knows what these are I'd appreciate some help. I have other items also but I just keep trying to find them online.

do you have pics of the front of the pins 


Yes I thot I put them both up, but here they are
It will only let me post I pic

The round pin is The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS)


not rare I usually pay no more than $3 apiece for them 

usually about  $1 

Very cool medals!  I've not seen those before.


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