E Museum

Item: Trophy, Individual, "Best Rifle Company" 1937

Number: 141

Description: 7" tall trophy composed of Bakelite plastic with silver overlay set upon black plastic base. Intended for presentation to each member of company winning distinction as "Best Rifle Company" for the year 1937. Contains maker marks "ESSEX CP&M" and "E128". Such individual items of recognition were commonplace from the early 20’s through the mid to late 1950’s.

Donor: Dean E. Robert KMS ’41, Springfield, Illinois