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General Service Medal, George VI, 1949-1952 issue, with ‘Palestine’ clasp, miniature
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General Service Medal, George VI, 1949-1952 issue, with ‘Palestine’ clasp, miniature
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Miniature circular silvered metal medal with ornate scrolled ribbon suspension bar; the face with the crowned head of King George VI facing left, circumscribed ‘GEORGIVS VI DEI: GRA: BRITT: OMN: REX FID: DEF:’ (George VI by the Grace of God King of Great Britain Defender of the Faith); the reverse with a standing winged Victory with Greek helmet, an upright trident in her left hand, a laurel wreath in her right hand crowning an upright winged sword; diameter 18.41mm (0.72 inch); on original ribbon with ‘PALESTINE’ clasp. The medal was instituted on 19 January 1923 to be awarded to Army and Air Force personnel involved in small conflicts outside Africa and India from 1918 onwards where a separate campaign medal was not issued. The Palestine clasp was awarded for active service in Palestine between 27 September 1945 and 30 June 1948

 
General Service Medal, George VI, 1949-1952 issue, with ‘Palestine’ clasp, miniature
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General Service Medal, George VI, 1949-1952 issue, with ‘Palestine’ clasp, miniature
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General Service Medal, George VI, 1949-1952 issue, with ‘Palestine’ clasp, miniature
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General Service Medal, George VI, 1949-1952 issue, with ‘Palestine’ clasp, miniature
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General Service Medal, George VI, 1949-1952 issue, with ‘Palestine’ clasp, miniature
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