Photograph of the Herbert L. Foss Military Display at the Hingham, Mass. Town Hall

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Title

Photograph of the Herbert L. Foss Military Display at the Hingham, Mass. Town Hall

Description

This photograph depicts the Herbert L. Foss display at Hingham, Massachusetts's Town Hall. The display contains Foss's military photograph, other documents related to his years in service, his medals from the United States Navy (including his Congressional Medal of Honor), as well as a description of his services to the country. Foss, a native of Maine, is the only Hingham resident to date who has received the Medal of Honor.

Subject

Foss, Herbert Lewis, 1871-1937
War
Navies
Sailors
Military decorations
Medals

Creator

Town of Hingham, Mass.

Publisher

Hingham Public Library

Rights

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Access Rights

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Format

JPEG

Language

English

Type

Exhibitions

Temporal Coverage

1871-1937
2013

Citation

Town of Hingham, Mass., “Photograph of the Herbert L. Foss Military Display at the Hingham, Mass. Town Hall,” Hingham Public Library Local History & Special Collections, accessed December 16, 2017, http://hinghampubliclibrary.omeka.net/items/show/316.