Obverse Design "OFFICER'S CLUB" curves along the top. An bow-shaped ornament appears in the top middle. "FORT" is below the ornament, and "DAVIS" is below that, curving along the bottom edge. Long denticles along the edge.
Reverse Design "GOOD FOR" curves along the top. Large "5¢" in the center where is cent sign is angled about 45 degrees, and is to the left of the letter "R". "IN TRADE" curves along the bottom. Short denticles along the edge.
Metal Brass. Weight Unknown. Size and Shape Round, 21 mm in diameter.
Dates Issued Unknown.
Issuer Fort Davis, on the Atlantic side which opened in 1919.
Mintage Unknown.
Rarity Scarce. Manufacturer Unknown. Other Catalog Numbers Conte Porras page #101 (photo), Plumer page #4.
Varieties Two varieties are known - one has a vertical cent sign and one has an angled cent sign.
Function Probably a mess token.
Population Count Six specimens in collector hands are known to me. Recent sales include:
  1. Auction sale on ebay on January 3, 2007 for $240.39 plus $3.50 shipping.