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Eleven campaign medals were issued by the British Government for participation in WW2, nine campaign stars, the Defence Medal and the War Medal. You will find a full selection of our British made, MoD licensed World War II medals for sale below. These medals are supplied on a loose ribbon but can be mounted and/or fram

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WW2 Medals: British Victoria Cross. The highest military decoration of the British Empire and best known of its WW2 medals is the Victoria Cross; the first, presented by Queen Victoria in 1856, were cast from Russian cannon captured in the Crimean War. At of the end of the twentieth century, only 1,354 VCs had been awarded in the previous 144 ...

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The War Medal 1939–1945 is a British campaign medal awarded to subjects of the British Commonwealth who had served full-time. Read more. The Defence Medal (1945) The Defence Medal is a campaign medal instituted in May 1945 and awarded to subjects of the British Commonwealth during the Second World War. Read more. All British Medals from WW2

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Fred 'Buck' Kite, the only British soldier to be awarded the MM and two Bars in the Second World War. Bob Lilley, founding member of the British Special Air Service, one of the "Tobruk Four". Tommy Prince, Devil's Brigade, Canada's most decorated aboriginal soldier of the Second World War, who also received the US Silver Star.

The Africa Star Medal Was Awarded For Service in N Africa

Materials: The majority of the British medals and clasps are made of solid silver, though some were issued in bronze versions, mainly to Indian non-combatants. The majority of the British campaign awards are circular, usually 36mm in diameter. Ribbons: Medals are worn suspended from their own specific ribbons.

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British War Medal: Mercantile Marine War Medal: Victory Medal: Territorial Force War Medal: World War II: 139/45 Star: Atlantic Star: Arctic Star: Air Crew Europe Star: Africa Star: Pacific Star: Burma Star: Italy Star: France and Germany Star: Defence Medal: Canadian/Newfoundland Volunteer Service Medal: 1939/45 War Medal: 1939/45 Africa ...

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Campaign medals which were awarded for being in a certain campaign can be further sorted by era. Gallantry awards were awarded for an individual act of bravery. Coronation & Jubilee medals were issued to commemorate the coronation, or Jubilee of a British King or Queen. Efficiency and Long Service medals were awarded for recognising periods of ...

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British campaign medals | Military Wiki | Fandom

British campaign medals are awarded to members of the British Armed Forces, Allied forces and civilians participating in specified military campaigns. Examples include the Defence Medal, for homeland defence in World War II, and the Atlantic Star for World War II sea service in the Atlantic. Army Gold Cross (1810) Army Gold Medal (1810) Waterloo Medal (1815) Ghuznee …

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Great Britain WW2 Medals Medals from Great Britain from Post-WW2 British Military Medals & Awards of 1945 and later On this page you will find all military and campaign medals, orders of knighthood, awards and decorations of the United Kingdom …

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The War Medal 1939–1945 is a campaign medal that was instituted by the United Kingdom on 16 August 1945 for award to subjects of the British Commonwealth who had served full-time in the Armed Forces or the Merchant Navy for at least 28 days between 3 September 1939 and 2 September 1945.

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Welcome to our British Medals & Militaria Highlights for June. They range from a WWII Arnhem related medal group, to an iconic Waterloo Medal, and an equally iconic Longines 'Dirty Dozen' wristwatch. The first highlight is a medal grouping for an Arnhem survivor with the 10th Battalion Parachute Regiment.

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World War I medal abbreviations | Military Wiki | Fandom

World War I medal abbreviations. When a World War I medal was issued, it was issued with a Service Number, Rank, Name and Regiment. This information should be on every medal that was issued during the First World War. During World War I, there were four main medals issued, these were 1914 Star, 1914-15 Star, Victory Medal, British War Medal.

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British Medals Post-WW2 (1945 onwards) Most Visited British Medals, Orders & Decorations The Order of the Garter (1348) The Order of the Garter is an order of chivalry founded by Edward III in 1348 and regarded as the most prestigious British order of …

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British and Commonwealth Forces: Ribbon: Equal stripes of dark blue, red and light blue symbolising the Royal Navy, Army and Royal Air Force respectively. Metal: Bronze: Size: Height 44mm; max. width 38mm: Description: The six pointed star has a circular centre with the GRI/VI monogram, surmounted by a crown and inscribed THE 1939-45 STAR round ...

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Medal Ribbon. BRITISH ORDERS & GALLANTRY MEDAL RIBBON. BRITISH CAMPAIGN MEDAL RIBBONS 1799-1914. WORLD WAR ONE WW1 RIBBON. WORLD WAR TWO WW2 MEDAL RIBBON. BRITISH CAMPAIGN MEDALS 1919-2018 (EXCLUDING WW2) NATO & EUROPEAN UNION MEDAL RIBBON. UNITED NATIONS RIBBONS. LONG SERVICE & …

World War II Medals – Empire Medals

Eleven campaign medals were issued by the British Government for participation in WW2, nine campaign stars, the Defence Medal and the War Medal. You will find a full selection of our British made, MoD licensed World War II medals for sale below. These medals are supplied on a loose ribbon but can be mounted and/or fram

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Africa Star - Wikipedia

The Africa Star is a military campaign medal, instituted by the United Kingdom on 8 July 1943 for award to British and Commonwealth forces who served in North Africa between 10 June 1940 and 12 May 1943 during the Second World War.. Three clasps were instituted to be worn on the medal ribbon: North Africa 1942–43, 8th Army and 1st Army.

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British Military and Campaign Medals - WW2 and Aviation

British Military and Campaign Medals Awards from Napoleonic Wars thru WW2. By Stephen Sherman, Dec. 2008.Updated July 19, 2011. C ollecting British military medals can be one of the most interesting aspects military history. Unlike the collector of military uniforms or weapons or equipment, those who collect medals can find direct, personal links to those who …

1939 - 1945 Star Medal - World War Two Campaign Medal

Type – Campaign Medal. Eligibility – 6months operational Service (2 months for Aircrew). Awarded for – Service.. Campaign – Second World War.. Clasps – Two issued.. Suspender - Ring Description –The 1939–45 Star is a six–pointed star of yellow copper zinc alloy, with a height of 44mm and maximum width of 38mm.. The obverse has a central design of the Royal Cypher, …

List of military awards and decorations of World War II ...

This list of military awards and decorations of World War II is an index to articles on notable military awards presented by the combatants during World War II. This is a dynamic list and may never be able to satisfy particular standards for completeness.

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WW2 British Army Medal Records - Researching WW2 Soldiers

WW2 British Army Medal Records This page looks at medal records which are available for soldiers who served in the British Army during the Second World War. The medal records discussed are for the Defence Medal, War Medal 1939-45, campaign stars etc. rather than decorations or gallantry medals like the Order of the British Empire, Military ...