Medal, British War Medal; McMillan, William; 26.07.1919; WY.0000.526
Medal, British War MedalAbout this object
This British War Medal was awarded to James Irvine of Wyndham.
The British War Medal is a campaign medal of the United Kingdom which was awarded to officers and men of British and Imperial forces for service in the First World War. Two versions of the medal were produced. About 6.5 million were struck in silver
James was a carpenter when he enlisted. He embarked for the front on the May 27, 1916 on the Tofua. He served in 13th Reinforcements Otago Infantry Battalion, D Company, N.Z.E.F and was discharged on 2 May 1918.
inorganic, processed material, metal, silver alloy
inorganic, processed material, metal, copper alloy
On edge:'23554 PTE. J IRVINE
dia 35 mmSubject and Association Keywords
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