medal; "1914-1915 Star"

Production date
1920
Description
1914-15 Star Medal showing crossed swords in a laurel wreath set in a star surmounted by a crown. Red, white and blue ribbon with medal.
The 1914-15 star was issues to all who served in any theatre of war outside the UK between 05 August 1914 and 31 December 1915, except those eligible for the 1914 Star. They were not awarded alone, the recipients would have also received the British War Medal and the Victory Medal.
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Production date
1920
Signature & date
embossing:obverse:"AUG/ 1914/ No1"
engraving:back:"679/ Sgt F. COOK/ 2//RIF.BRIG."
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Measurement type, part and reading
Dimensions:0 - Whole:L 4.4cm (L 1 3/4")
Accession number
2004-011-004

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