Navy Maneuvers Badges
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Nicely detailed Navy badge. Blackened metal.
Inscribed 'Special Emergency Navy Large Military Maneuvers, Participation Commemorative
Badge, Tama, 1934.'
Tama is the name of a cruiser sunk at the Battle of Leyte Gulf, so this badge was probably
given to sailors who were on this ship at the time of the maneuvers.
Nicely detailed Navy badge. Same as above but the metal color is silver. Slightly less heavy.
Inscribed 'Special Emergency Navy Large Military Maneuvers, Participation Commemorative
Badge, Tama, 1934.'
Tama is the name of a cruiser sunk at the Battle of Leyte Gulf, so this badge was probably given to
sailors who were on this ship at the time of the maneuvers.
'Showa 10 [1935] Navy Large Military Maneuvers Participation
Commemorative Badge. Participating Units: 1st Fleet, 2nd Fleet, 4th
Fleet, Yokosuka Naval District, [?] Bay Unit, Maizuru Bay Unit.'
Enamel Emperor's standard badge.
Navy warships on the reverse. Also two figures that may be artists' stamps, but I'm not sure.
Inscribed '2581' which is Imperial Year 2581 [1921]. This is probably a Navy Military Maneuvers commemorative.
Navy, Special Military Maneuvers, Showa 12
Participation Commemorative
REVERSE: 'Navy Special Large Military Maneuvers Commemorative Badge, Showa 8 [1933].'
A Navy badge with warships and fighter planes on the obverse.

Inscribed 'Showa 8 [1933], Navy Special Large Military
Maneuvers, [Warship Ceremony?] Participation
Commemorative Badge.'

Inscribed 'Special Emergency Navy Large Military Maneuvers,
Participation Badge, Showa 9 [1933].'

Inscribed 'Commemorative Badge' on the obverse and 'Special Large Military Maneuvers, Warship Inspection Ceremony,
Patrol Commemorative Badge, Showa 11 [1936] October, Hyogo Prefecture.'
The small paper insert says the same and also says that the badge is made of bronze with pure silver highlights. It also
shows that it was made in Kobe.
Inscribed 'Navy Large Military Maneuvers,
Commemorative Badge, Taisho 13 [1924].'
Obverse: 'Invincible Fleet.' Reverse: 'Showa 11 [1936], Navy Special Large Maneuvers, Fleet
Inspection Ceremony Participation Commemorative.'
Original case.
Inscribed 'Navy Large Maneuvers Commemorative, Showa 2, 1927.'

Inscribed 'Navy Special Maneuvers Commemorative, Showa 5 [1930].'
The reverse reads 'Navy Large Maneuvers Commemorative Badge, Showa 2 [1927].'
Sterling silver
Inscribed 'Navy Special Maneuvers Commemorative, Showa 5 [1930].'
Samurai helmet shaped badge. A dragon is on top of the
helmet, which is interesting.
Inscribed 'Navy Large Maneuvers Participation
Commemorative, Showa 12 [1937], National Crisis Japan.'