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Object Name Belt
Common Name belt
Catalog Number 2001.29.2
Date ca. 1945
Material(s) Leather/Brass/Nickel
Dimensions H-32 W-1.625 D-0.875 inches
Description This is a Millersburg Military Institute (MMI) cadet belt with buckle. The belt is black leather. There is small pierced design beside the buckle. The end is wrapped around a silver loop and is secured with leather band. The other end is wrapped through a loop on back of the buckle and is secured with a metal plate. The buckle is rectangular with a slight curve. The front design has a raised edge on the border around the circular seal of the MMI, which features the American eagle above a crossed saber and longrifle and "MILLERSBURG MILITARY ACADEMY MILLERSBURG, KY/EST NULLA VIA INVIA VIRTUTE."
Notes Capt. Charles V. Suter, U.S. Army (ret.) attended Millersburg Military Academy in Millersburg, KY along with this two brothers. He graduated in 1949.
Collection Charles V. Suter Collection
People Suter, Charles V.
Subjects Military academies
Military education
Military organizations
Military schools
Military students
Military uniforms
Schools, Boarding
Belts (Clothing)
Search Terms Millersburg Military Institute (MMI)
Millersburg (Ky.)
Bourbon County (Ky.)
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS