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British Military Medals & Awards of 1939-1945. In World War II, the United Kingdom played a pivotal role as one of the Allied powers. It withstood the German Blitz during the Battle of Britain, participated in key military campaigns in Europe, Africa, and Asia, and provided vital leadership with figures like Winston Churchill as Prime Minister.


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India General Service Medal (1936) Next (lower) Atlantic Star. The 1939-1945 Star is a military campaign medal instituted by the United Kingdom on 8 July 1943 for award to British and Commonwealth forces for service in the Second World War. Two clasps were instituted to be worn on the medal ribbon, Battle of Britain and Bomber Command.


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Second World War RAF personnel may have qualified for the War Medal 1939 to 1945, 1939 to 1945 Star, Air Crew Europe, Africa, Atlantic, Burma, France and Germany, Italy and Pacific Stars and/or the Defence Medal: 1939 to 1945. Second World War medals are not named. Check the official description of eligibility for each medal.


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World War II 1939-45 Star: July 1943: 3 September 1939 - 2 September 1945: Issued with clasps Battle of Britain or Bomber Command where appropriate.. Medals of the World - United Kingdom Medals; War Medals and Their History Detailed historical information on British military and naval awards from the Spanish Armada to World War I


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The War Medal 1939-1945 was instituted by the United Kingdom on 16 August 1945 and was awarded to all full-time personnel of the armed forces and Merchant Navy for serving for 28 days, irrespective of where they were serving, between 3 September 1939 and 2 September 1945 inclusive, the full duration of the Second World War.


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World War 2 Medals. You can apply for a World War 2 medal if you meet the criteria. Nine stars were issued for the campaigns of World War 2. The colours of the ribbons have symbolic significance.


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Defence Medal (United Kingdom) The Defence Medal is a campaign medal instituted by the United Kingdom in May 1945, to be awarded to citizens of the British Commonwealth for both non-operational military and certain types of civilian war service during the Second World War.


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Popular World War II Germany(Nazi/Third Reich) Medals. Germany's top military decoration was the Knight's Cross (Ritterkreuz), which was awarded nearly seven thousand times from 1939 to 1945 - to both enlisted and non-enlisted men. The Iron Cross, which dated from 1813, was earned by some 2,500,000 men during World War II.


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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 Medal or Military Cross.


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WO 326. Title: War Office: Gallantry Medal and Award Rolls, Military Medal. Description: This series contains a register for the award of the Military Medal during the Second World War. It records name, rank, service number and unit of each recipient with the date the award was announced in the London Gazette.


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The Ministry of Defence is not able to issue or replace First World War medals under any circumstances. Officers and other ranks who served overseas 1914-1918: More than 4 million index cards, created in various formats by the Army records office in the 1920's to record medal entitlement, provide the most complete listing of those who served.


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World War I. During World War I (1914-1918) the following campaign medals were issued: [1] 1914 Star. 1914-15 Star. British War Medal. Mercantile Marine War Medal. Victory Medal. Territorial Force War Medal. The most frequent combinations are "trios" of either the 1914 or 1914-15 Star, the British War Medal and Victory Medal; and "pairs.


WWII MEDAL PAIR 193945 WAR AND DEFENCE MEDALS ANZAC WORLD WAR II ARMY

During World War II (1939-1945) British campaign medals are awarded to members of the British Armed Forces and civilians for active service in specific military campaigns or operations. These medals recognize the contributions and sacrifices made by individuals during particular conflicts or periods of service. Typically, eligibility was determined based on the individual's service in a.


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4.2 First World War, 1914-1918. All servicemen, some women, and some civilians, were eligible for one or more campaign medals if they served abroad. These records are the nearest we have to a full 'roll-call' for the First World War. The medal rolls are variously arranged and accessed for each service.


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First World War Service Medals indicate that the individual served Britain overseas during the war during a particular period or in a particular role.. The British War Medal is silver, quite a soft medal; it often shows 'contact marks' if it has rubbed alongside other medals. Marks to the right of King George V's head indicate that a.


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War Medal 1939-45. This campaign medal was awarded to subjects of the British Commonwealth who served in the Armed Forces or Merchant Navy between 3 September 1939 and 2 September 1945. This medal was awarded to Sir Arnold Wilson, who was killed in WWII while serving as an MP. Sir Arnold Wilson MP. Sir Arnold Wilson served as Conservative MP.