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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.

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NameDate of birthDate of deathAwards
Hackett, John Winthrop "Shan"05-11-191009-09-1997more 
Haidar, Ali21-08-191315-07-1999 
Halliday, M.N.  more 
Hamblett, Fred   
Hamilton-Russell, John (The Hon.)22-04-191119-08-1943 
Hampson, Richard Gordon02-05-1921 more 
Hanus, Czeslaw  more 
Hanus, Josef11-09-191321-04-1992more 
Harding, Ronald William   
Harley, Clyde Mervyn Walter   
Harrison, Edgar Charles 00-11-2005more 
Harrison, Joseph "Joe"04-09-190700-00-2000 
Hawkes, Geoffrey William00-01-1920  
Heath, Wallis Arnot 00-04-2003 
Heath, William   
Herman, Aurel Gustav  more 
Heron, Andrew Smith29-08-191910-05-1997 
Hess, Kazimierz J.02-12-192209-12-1999more 
Higham, Richard00-00-191800-03-1993more 
Highet, John "Ian"09-12-192409-12-1999more 
Hill, William Arthur   
Hobbs, Bruce Robertson00-00-192000-00-2005 
Hodgson, Frederick Charles  more 
Hoffmeister, Bertram Meryl "Bert"15-05-190704-12-1999more 
Hollis, Stanley Elton21-09-191208-02-1972more 
Hollowday, Vivian13-10-191615-04-1977more 
Hopson, Donald Charles31-08-191526-08-1974more 
Horsfield, Kenneth30-09-192018-08-1944 
Hoyer-Millar, Francis Kinglake14-07-191900-07-1993more 
Hudson, James  more 
Hudson-Beck, Cyril Aubrey  more 
Hughes, Frank03-04-191800-00-1979more 
Hughes, Frederick Desmond06-06-191911-01-1992more 
Hughes, John "Jack"   
Hunter, Thomas Peck06-10-192302-04-1945 
Hyde, Eric Charles   

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