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Issued by:
National Guard of the United States, American, founded 1903  Search this
Worn by:
Andre M. Jones  Search this
Subject of:
547th Transportation Company, American  Search this
National Guard of the United States, American, founded 1903  Search this
Medium:
metal, plastic, synthetic fiber
Dimensions:
H x W: 17 3/4 × 2 5/8 in. (45.1 × 6.7 cm)
Type:
dog tags
Place used:
Al-Fallujah, Al Anbar, Iraq, Middle East, Asia
Date:
ca. 2003
Description:
Dog tags attached to a string of black, plastic beads. The tags are held within black, plastic tag silencers. The tags are stamped with identical text and have the soldiers full name, Social Security number, blood type and religious affiliation on it. The beads are attached with a metal clasp. One side of the clasp is shaped like a bone and the other side is a ring.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communication  Search this
Iraq War, 2003-2011  Search this
Military  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Andre M. Jones
Object number:
2014.245.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Personal Effects and Items
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51f13aa04-fdbb-468e-a397-b17e567109f3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.245.1