Oregon Military Department Records Guide, 1847-1986

A medal designed to honor service in World War I.

(Enlarge image) A medal designed to honor service in World War I. The medal reads "World War Service." It includes an eagle and the seal of the State of Oregon. The back of the medal reads "Presented by the State of Oregon in grateful recognition of faithful service during the World War 1917-1918." (Oregon Military Department Records, Photographs and Service Medals)

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Agency history - learn about current Oregon Military Department functions and significant historical developments.

Scope and content note - view summary of the major types of records, overall date spans and quantities, and useful research information.

Record series descriptions - browse descriptions of Oregon Military Department records with series title, functions, date spans, quantity, and related information.

Appendix - browse related documents.

Image slide show - view sample photographs from the Oregon Military Department records.

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The Oregon Guardsman - view this newsletter from 1921 to 1962 via the Oregon State Library

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