Wisconsin. Evergreen City Guard Anniversary Medal

Product ID: B-1543
Country: United States
Condition: Near VF

Wisconsin. Sheboygan Medal for the 50th Anniversary of the Evergreen City Guard. Bronze, with unnamed top bar. Marked “Schwaab S&S/Co/Milwaukee” on the reverse. With a corrosion spot on the obverse.

The Evergreen City Guard evolved from the Evergreen City Cadets, which was organized in 1869. In 1874, the unit became the Evergreen City Guard. Later, the unit became Company C of the 2nd Regiment of the Wisconsin National Guard.