Medal: British War Medal 1939-1945 awarded to Captain Richard Bateman Speary.; R...
Medal: British War Medal 1939-1945 awarded to Captain Richard Bateman Speary.About this object
Campaign medal awarded to Captain Richard Bateman Speary. Description: a cupronickel medal, 36mm diameter, plain straight non-swivelling suspender, with ribbon. Obverse: crowned head of King George VI, surrounded by the legend ‘GEORGIUS VI D: G: BR: OM: REX ET INDIAE: IMP:’ Reverse: A lion standing on a dragon with two heads, above are the dates 1939 and 1945. Ribbon: grosgrain, 32mm wide, dark green with red, blue and white stripes repeated in reverse.
Source: Spink: 163
Cupronickel, 1 - Medal
Grosgrain ribbon, 2 - Ribbon
Diameter (mm): 36mm (1/8ft)
Width: 32mm (1/8ft)
Gift of Philip SpearyObject Type