Medal: the British War Medal and ribbon, WWI
Royal Mint, UK (estab. 0886 AD)
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Description: silver circular medal; 36mm diameter; straight non-swiveling suspender, with ribbon. Obverse: head of King George V with the legend ‘GEORGIUS V BRITT: OMN: REX ET IND: IMP:’ Reverse: Naked figure of St. George on horseback trampling an eagle shield and cross bones. Around the edge are the dates, ‘1914’ and ‘1918’
Ribbon: grosgrain ribbon, 32mm wide, orange band in centre, bordered with white, black and blue stripes. Attached to Mercantile Marine Medal on bar.
Royal Mint, UK (estab. 0886 AD): Manufacturer
Silver: 2 - Medal
Width: 32mm (1/8ft): 1 - Ribbon
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