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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.

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NameDate of birthDate of deathAwards
Shute, Alfred James 21-12-2007 
Sweeney, Henry John "Tod"01-06-191904-06-2001more 
Steele, William Lindsay  more 
Stuart, John William Brownlow30-05-1917  
Savage, Denis Charles00-06-192100-01-1954more 
Seagrim, Derek Anthony24-09-190306-04-1943more 
Saifullah, Mohammad11-11-191127-11-1991 
Shaw-Ball, Alfred Scarlet07-05-1905 more 
Sinclair, Laurence Frank23-10-190814-05-2002more 
Singh, Parkash (Ser. No. 14696)31-03-191323-03-1991more 
Sismore, Edward Barnes23-06-192122-03-2012more 
Smith, George  more 
Stewart, David Cameron Robertson00-00-191500-00-1963more