Army Infantry Officer, collar pins

Historical

Identifier:
2014.47.7
1942 – 1953
Description
Army Infantry Officer collar pins worn by Quinn Eskelsen. Two pins. Gold in color. Each pin if of two infantry muskets crossed to make an 'X'. The right musket lays on top of the left. The pin attaches at two points on the bottom musket. The patent numbers for the pin covers are visible. Quinn Eskelsen, brother of Mayor Eskelsen, served in World War 2 and the Korean War.
Dimensions: 4.25 cm;2 cm;;;;423;