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Italy Star

The Italy Star was awarded for operational service in Sicily or Italy, around the Aegean, in Corsica, Greece, Sardinia, Yugoslavia and Elba between June 11th, 1943, the capture of Pantellaria and May 8th, 1945, VE Day. Service on Austrian territory during the last few days of the Second World War also qualified for this star, and not for the France and Germany Star.
RAF aircrew who took part in operations in the Mediterranean theatre, including operations over Europe from Mediterranean bases, also qualified. Royal Navy and Merchant Navy personnel qualified by service at sea in and around the areas mentioned, including operations off the south coast of France.
Personnel serving in Sicily after August 17th, 1943, in Sardinia after September 19th 1943 and in Corsica after October 4th, 1943, did not qualify.
There were no clasps to this medal, and the ribbon consists of five vertical stripes of even width, coloured red, white, green, white and red; representing the colours of the Italian flag.

Grid List
NameDate of birthDate of deathAwards
Falconer, George Fettes   
Farran, Roy Alexander02-01-192101-06-2006more 
Fenwick, Ian 07-08-1944more 
Fermor, Brian Frederick 00-11-1993more 
Fernandez, Leslie Percival00-00-191800-00-2009more 
Fialkowski, Zbigniew Stefan14-11-191018-11-1997more 
Findlay, Walter25-03-192020-07-1944more 
Firth, Charles Leslie21-05-190008-07-1971more 
Flower, Richard Arthur 00-00-1993more 
Foote, Henry Robert Bowreman05-12-190411-11-1993more 
Foster, Harry Wickwire02-04-190216-08-1964more 
Foster, William Arthur "Arthur"24-06-1916 more 
Fothergill, Eric Ritchie03-03-1914 more 
Fovargue, Stephen John25-05-191717-01-1999more 
Frank, Anthony Mutrie02-02-191730-10-2008more 
Fraser, Walter Ian00-00-191731-05-1944 
Freeborn, John Connell01-12-191928-08-2010more 
Freyberg, Bernard Cyril21-03-188904-07-1963more 
Frost, John Dutton "Johnny"31-12-191221-05-1993more 

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