Medal [The War Medal 1939 - 1945 presented to Flight Lieutenant William Raeburn Green]

1939
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Production Date
1939
1940
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1945
Description
Silver coloured medal with ribbon, wax paper case and spare ribbon for adding to uniform. Ribbon is red, white, and blue of the (British) Union Flag. There is a narrow central red stripe with a narrow white stripe on either side. There are broad red stripes at either edge, the two intervening stripes being blue. Medal design: Crowned monarch on one side. Lion standing upon two headed creature on other, with '1939' and '1945' part of medal design. Medal awarded to all fulltime members of the Armed Forces for 28 days service between September 1939 and September 1945 irrespective of where they were serving.
Collection
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Textile/Cotton
Processed Material/Textile/Cotton
Processed Material/Paper
Signature/Marks and Type
1939 / 1945 Inscribed
GEORGIVS VIS: G: BR: OMN: REX ET INDIAE IMP: Inscribed
Accession No
2006.294
Credit Line
1939
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1945. Medal [The War Medal 1939 - 1945 presented to Flight Lieutenant William Raeburn Green], 2006.294. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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