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General Service Medal 1918-1962

The medal was instituted in 1918 to award service in minor campaigns that do not warrant a separate medal. The medal depicts the effigy of the reigning sovereign on the obverse, the reverse shows a winged figure of Victoria with a trident in one hand and a wreath in the other.
Bars can be issued for service in the following countries: Iraq, Kurdistan, N.W. Persia, S. Persia, Northern Kurdistan, "Southern Desert: Iraq" at various dates from 1918 onwards; Palestine for service within its borders or those of Trans-Jordan between April 19th, 1936 and September 3rd, 1939; S.E. Asia 1945-46; Bomb and Mine Clearance 1945-49; Palestine from 1945 to 1948 and finally Malaya for service of at least one day on the ground from June 16th 1948 or, in the case of the RAF, for one operational sortie. For Worlod War Two only the clasps "SE Asia 1945-46", "Bomb and Mine Clearance 1945-49" and "Bomb and Mine Clearance 1945-46" are of any importance.

Grid List
NameDate of birthDate of deathAwards
Brown, Sidney00-09-1902 more 
Betty, Thomas Victor23-09-191629-05-2001more 
Bryan, John William 00-00-2002more 
Byrne, Jack  more 
Barber, Colin Muir "Tiny"27-06-189705-05-1964more 
Barthropp, Patrick Peter Colum09-11-192016-04-2008more 
Bland, David 00-00-1984 
Bolton, George16-12-1909 more 
Bridge, C. "Charlie"   
Brown, Reginald Albert Sidney  more 
Burnett, Wilfred Jasper00-11-1915 more 
Butters, Frances   

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