World War I Dog Tags
The two World War I dog tags are circular and have a hole at the top. ''Sidney Israelski, Cpl.'' is engraved on the front sides of the dog tags. ''Sgt.'' has been scratched on the front of both tags. The number 1877169 is engraved on the back sides of the tags. The initial ''1'' is upside down on one of the tags. Sidney Israelski was in the United States Army during World War I.
Language of Materials
From the Collection: The materials are primarily in English; materials in German are indicated at the item level.
Rights and Usage Statement
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2 items (tags ) ; 3.5 centimeters
Scope and Contents
From the Series: This series consists of a World War I American Victory Medal, a World War I Victory ribbon, and World War I dog tags.
Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
There is some wear on the tags, scratches, and accretions. (TKW, 2010-02-22)
Donated by E. James Judd, a great-nephew of Sidney Israelski.
Title supplied by archivist.
Inscription and Marks
Engraved on front of tags: ''Sidney Israelski, Cpl.'' and engraved on the back of the tags: ''1877169.''