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British army campaign medals

by Robert W. D. Ball

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Published by Antique Trader Books in Dubuque, Iowa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. Army -- Medals, badges, decorations, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 152).

    Other titlesCollector"s guide to British army campaign medals
    Statementby Robert W.D. Ball.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUB435.G8 B35 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 152 :
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1023307M
    ISBN 100930625641
    LC Control Number96086493

      UK, Military Campaign Medal and Award Rolls, UK, Naval Medal and Award Rolls, UK, Naval and Military Courts Martial Registers, UK, British Army Muster Books and Pay Lists, UK, Military Deserters, UK, Waterloo Medal Roll, Medal collectors and military history enthusiasts will find this book to be a useful source of reference. It describes most of the British Army Campaign Medals which were struck and issued between and the present and provides an interesting synopsis of the campaigns which were fought and the histories associated with each medal.

    British Campaign Medals purchase online for £ at Detector Distribution. First World War campaign medal entitlement details for close to 5 million men. You'll find ALL of a man's regimental numbers indexed here. Ancestry's search is limited to the last number a man was issued with; a serious failing. Soldiers Died in The Great War Essential record of WW1 British Army deaths.

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vii, illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm: Other Titles: Collector's guide to British army. A campaign medal is a military decoration which is awarded to a member of an armed force who serves in a designated military operation or performs duty in a geographical theater. Campaign medals are very similar to service medals but carry a higher status as the award usually involves deployment to a foreign region or service in a combat zone.


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