Medal [The Defence Medal, 1939-1945]


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Description
The Defence Medal, 1939-1945 RNZAF award. T-bar with ribbon. The ribbon is blue, black and orange. The silver T-bar is fixed to the top of the round, silver medal. The front of the medal reads: 1939-1945 "THE DEFENCE MEDAL". It has a crown with 2 rampant lions. On the back of the medal is the head of George VI. The wording is: GEORGIUS VI D:G:BR:MN:REX F:D:IND:IMR
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal/Silver
Processed Material/Textile
Signature/Marks and Type
1939 / 1945 / THE DEFENCE MEDAL Casting
GEORGIVS VI D : G : BR : OMN : REX F : D : IND : IMP. Casting
Accession No
2003.894
Credit Line
Medal [The Defence Medal, 1939-1945], 2003.894. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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