Massachusetts. Long Service, “Service in War”

Product ID: B-1219
Country: United States
Condition: VF

Massachusetts. Long Service Medal, numbered “3556”, with suspension bar “Nine Years” and bar “Service in War”.

Issued in 1930 to 2Lt Hector A. Bousquet, 181st Infantry. Bousquet served in World War I with the Chemical Warfare Service. A major in World War II, he died on active duty on 7 January 1945. He was from Worcester, Massachusetts.