This reproduction War Medal is made from silver plated lead-free pewter. It is supplied with ribbon and attached to a card with historical information on the reverse.
The War Medal was awarded to all full time personnel of the armed forces wherever they were serving, so long as they had served for at least 28 days between 3rd September 1939 and 2nd September 1945. A few categories of civilians who had flown in operational theatres also qualified.
Please note these high quality replica medals are not the actual size of the original medals awarded and are approximately 2cms in diameter.
The manufacturer of this item makes a donation from its sale to The Veteran Charities Consortium. The proceeds from this item made by The National Archives go towards supporting the work of The National Archives in preserving the nation’s history including the preservation of military records.