Medals; Military decorations; USS Arizona (Battleship)
E medal awarded to the crew of the Arizona in 1924 for efficiency in navigation (as measured by the amount of fuel used in getting from port to port). The Arizona herself was decorated with a red "E" on her smokestack at this time.
USS Arizona Collection
Donated by Joe Heslep.
Permission to use must be obtained from the University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections.
AZ 517 Box 44 Item 3; Accession # 71-3-4
Anderson, Aengus, “"E" Medal,” Special Collections Online Exhibits, accessed January 27, 2023, https://speccoll.library.arizona.edu/online-exhibits/items/show/874.