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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
Waine, Stanley Arthur09-06-1924  
Waite, Albert Henry12-01-191802-06-1999 
Wakeham, Philip George25-02-190300-00-1979more 
Walker, Arnold Edgar "Blondie"04-04-191709-11-2008more 
Watts, Philip Guy05-11-192009-08-1961more 
Waylen, Francis Roy 10-07-1943 
Webster, Bertram 00-00-1988more 
Wellum, Geoffrey Harry Augustus04-08-192118-07-2018 
West, Wilfred Harold23-08-190005-08-1984more 
White, John Ernest   
Whittaker, Ivan00-00-192100-00-1979more 
Wilcox, John Holland25-09-191800-11-1999more 
Wildsmith, Hugh Errol Noel   
Wiles, John Walter29-04-191619-05-2005 
Williams, Lloyd  more 
Williams, Thomas Garton  more 
Willis, Algernon Usborne17-05-188912-04-1976more 
Wilson, Alfred00-00-192104-09-1944 
Wilson, Clement Watt "Tug"15-11-191923-12-1992 
Wingate, John Sydney 25-01-1944 
Winkler, Witold Kazimierz00-01-1917 more 
Wishart, David John18-12-1919  
Witko, Marian Stanislaw02-01-191100-08-1968more 
Wojciechowski, Stanislaw07-06-1925  
Wolwowicz, WIeslaw Jan00-00-192200-00-2014more 
Woodhouse, Charles Henry Lawrence09-07-189323-09-1978more 
Worsley, Robert Thomas Christopher   
Wright, Peter Harold10-08-191605-04-1990more 

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