British War Medal, Lance-Corporal Winiata Hunia; Mackennal, Bertram; 1919; ME024...
British War Medal, Lance-Corporal Winiata HuniaAbout this object
British War medal awarded to Lance-Corporal Winiata Hunia Reg. No. 3068A, A Company 1st Battalion Expeditionary Force. Issued to his family in 1921 following his death in 1918. This is one of three medals which were originally awarded posthumously to Lance-Corporal Hunia.
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1919Medium and Materials
Stamped on the outer rim is Lance Corporal Hunia's Service No., Rank, Name and Unit no he served in.
h: 48mm x w: 37mmSubject and Association Keywords
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