China Relief Expeditionary Medal
Established in June 1908 for Navy and Marines who served in the China AOR between May 1900 – May 1901 (Boxer Rebellion).
Approximately 1,650 numbered campaign medals issued (rare).
Seven US ships serving in the china relief expedition include USS Brooklyn, USS Monocacy, USS Nashville, USS Newark, USS Oregon, USS Princeton, and USS Yorktown.
US Navy Expeditionary force in China 1900
Navy China Relief Expedition Campaign Medal 1900
Rim numbered “844”