Group to Lt Col Walter S. Mullins, 14th New York Infantry
Group to Lt Colonel Walter S. Mullins, 14th Infantry, New York National Guard: American Defense Service Medal, slot brooch; American Campaign Medal; World War II Victory Medal; Armed Forces Reserve Medal, National Guard, crimp-over-slot brooch; New York State Matches Medal (ribbon frayed); Company H, 14th New York Infantry, Merit Cross, marked “Olympic Trophies Co, NY”; Company H, 14th Infantry, Machine-Gun Medal, engraved “Co. H, 14th Inf/360 Club/1936″, marked by Dieges & Clust; Machine-Gun Medal, engraved “Co. H/14th Inf/360 Club/1937″ on the obverse, marked by Dieges & Clust; Company H, 14th Infantry, Recruiting Medal, engraved “Recruiting” on the reverse, marked “Olympic Trophies, NY”; Company H, 14th Infantry Service Medal, bronze, unmarked; American Legion Society of the 40 & 8 membership badge (ribbon frayed). With a single lieutenant colonel’s leaf, pin-back; pair of officer’s Infantry crossed rifles (clutch-back); a gold Longines pocket watch, engraved on the back “Presented to/Captain/Walter S. Mullins/from/Officers and Members/of Co. H/14th Inf NYNG/Oct 5, 1940″ (still functions).
Captain Mullins served as the Adjutant of the New York State Rifle Matches at Peekskill in 1929.