Button

Object Number: 
1942.194
Date: 
ca. 1920
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 in. ( 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Circular metal button "CADET/U.S.M.A."; embossed with the West Point Academy seal; eagle, helmet and sword.
Gallery Label: 
Since 1802, The West Point Military Academy' s mission has been to educate, train, and inspire the Corps of Cadets so that each graduate is a commissioned leader of character committed to the values of Duty, Honor, Country; professional growth throughout a career as an officer in the United States Army; and a lifetime of selfless service to the nation.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Sidney Forman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group