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    Mar 2014
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    Confederate Reunion May 26-29 1913 Chattanooga

    Found this old medal today. UCV. Confederate Reunion May 26-29 1913 in Northern Mecklenburg County, NC. There is quite of bit of information about the event on the internet but not much about the medal. Can anyone comment on its rarity and value? Was it worn by confederate civil war veterans? Click image for larger version. 

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    Oct 2013
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    Nice find

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    An unidentified coin is a piece of metal. An identified coin is a piece of history.

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    You can get an indication of its value (and what it originally looked like) with a free trial membership here:
    Confederate Reunion Chattanooga UCV 1913 Souvenir Pin
    PS: Scroll down here (*Catalog) and find another one with an asking price of $225 (in what appears to be near mint condition).

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    Mar 2012
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    Beautiful find. I would treasure something like that. They had a reunion at my local church in 1914, but unfortunately where they had the reunion is now a cemetery. I've come across areas that had these reunions, but small write ups in local papers and hardly any photos at all.

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    Great save. Congrats

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    That one is cool. I found this version today.

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    I thought the entire state of South Carolina is one long and continual confederate reunion? Lol. Just kidding....

    Nice find and a great piece of Civil war history right there.

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    Jan 2009
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    Neat find , I found one that has Robert E Lee on it , four or five years ago . Click image for larger version. 

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