WW1 Medals 1914-18

1914 Star Obv 3-977 Pte G. Baxter Yorks L I

1914 Star Obv
3-977
Pte G. Baxter
Yorks L I

The 1914 Star (“Mons Star”) was authorised November 1917 to be awarded to all those who served in France or Belgium 5th August – midnight 22nd-23rd November 1914. Approx 378,000 1914 Stars were issued to British personnel.

1914 Star Rev

1914 Star Rev

1914-15 Star Obv 233532 C.S. Martin A.B. R.N.

1914-15 Star Obv
233532 C.S. Martin
A.B. R.N.

The 1914-15 Star was authorised 1919 and awarded to those who served between 5th August 1914 – 31st December 1915. Approx 2,366,000 were issued.

1914-15 Star Rev

1914-15 Star Rev

British War Medal 1914-20 Rev 44661 Pte. H Milton The Queens Regt

British War Medal 1914-20 Rev
44661 Pte. H Milton
The Queens Regt

The British War medal 1914-20 authorised 1919 – 6,095,352 Silver medals were issued along with 251,000 Bronze medals.

British War Medal 1914-20 Rev 44661 Pte. H Milton The Queens Regt

British War Medal 1914-20 Rev
44661 Pte. H Milton
The Queens Regt

Mercantile Mar WM Obv Frederick Tullett

Mercantile Mar WM Obv
Frederick Tullett

This Bronze medal was issued by the board of trade and awarded to members of the Mercantile Marine who served on one or more voyages through a danger zone. Approx 250,000 medals were struck.

Mercantile Mar WM Rev Frederick Tullett

Mercantile Mar WM Rev
Frederick Tullett

Victory Medal Obv A3019  Pte J Sweeney The Queens R

Victory Medal Obv
A3019 Pte J Sweeney
The Queens R

The Victory medal was authorised 1919 to commemorate the allied victory over the Central Powers. 6,334,522 medals were issued.

Victory Medal Rev A3019 Pte J Sweeney The Queens R

Victory Medal Rev
A3019 Pte J Sweeney
The Queens R

Territorial Force WM Obv 4 B.Q.M. Sjt. F. Pugsley. R.A.

Territorial Force WM Obv
4 B.Q.M. Sjt. F. Pugsley.
R.A.

This bronze medal was authorised 1920 and awarded to all members of the Territorial Force including Nursing Sisters. 33,944 Medals were issued.

Territorial Force WM Rev 4 B.Q.M. Sjt. F. Pugsley. R.A.

Territorial Force WM Rev
4 B.Q.M. Sjt. F. Pugsley.
R.A.

British Red X War Svs Medal Obv

British Red X War Svs Medal Obv

British Red X War Svs Medal Rev

British Red X War Svs Medal Rev

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