Medal: The Pacific Star awarded to Captain Richard Bateman Speary, WWII; Royal M...

Name/Title

Medal: The Pacific Star awarded to Captain Richard Bateman Speary, WWII

About this object

Campaign medal awarded to Captain Richard Bateman Speary. Description: bronze six pointed star, 43mm diameter with a ring suspender and grosgrain ribbon. Obverse: the Royal cypher ‘GRI’ with ‘VI’ below; the cypher is surmounted by a crown on a circlet with the title ‘THE PACIFIC STAR’. The reverse is plain. Ribbon: grosgrain, 32mm wide, dark green with red edges with yellow, dark blue and light blue stripes.
Source: Spink: 158

Maker

Royal Mint, UK

Place Made

England

Medium and Materials

Bronze/Metal, 1
Grosgrain ribbon, 2

Subject and Association Keywords

Wartime Shipping/[Conflict & Protest]

Subject and Association Keywords

Wartime Shipping/[Conflict & Protest]

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Speary

Object Type

Object/History

Object number

1994.153.12

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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