This veterans gorget was introduced in 1937 to the flag bearers of the old regiments. This gorget has a 50 over the veterans emblem signifying the number of years of service that that unit had. The enamel is perfect on the shield. The gold is excellent on the flags. The backplate is straight and true and the chain has 95% of its original gold. It has the original back cloth and it is marked on one of the tabs “3”.