British War Medal, Lance-Corporal Winiata Hunia; Mackennal, Bertram; 1919; ME024...

Name/Title

British War Medal, Lance-Corporal Winiata Hunia

About 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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Maker

Mackennal, Bertram

Maker Role

designer

Maker

Royal Mint

Maker Role

manufacturer

Date Made

1919

Medium and Materials

copper-nickel alloy
cloth

Inscription and Marks

Stamped on the outer rim is Lance Corporal Hunia's Service No., Rank, Name and Unit no he served in.

Measurements

h: 48mm x w: 37mm

Subject and Association Keywords

World War I

Credit Line

Purchased 2012

Object Type

Medals

Object number

ME024108

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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