Authorised in 1908...For Navy Marine Corp personnel who participated in the Wesr Indies Campaign..this medal was originally preceeded by the " Sampson " Medal which ceased in 1901. this medal the West Indies was also terminated in 1910 replaced by the Spanish Campaign Medal..
The United States China Campaign. Bar Navy.......Pre WW1. Authorised on 11th January 1905. Issued to all personnel for military service ashore in China with the Peking Relief Expedition between 20th June 1900---27th May 1901.