War Medal 1939–1945
Awarded to armed forces personnel who served for at least 28 days between 3 September 1939 and 2 September 1945. It was granted in addition to the campaign stars and Defence Medal (a few categories of civilians were also eligible).
Clasps – None
The ribbon colours represent the Union Jack.
Description courtesy of the MEDAL YEARBOOK. Image by John Davis © South Gloucestershire Council.