.: Bob Williams' Commonwealth War Medals

Bob brought in his, now complete, collection of Commonwealth War medals , all superbly mounted in a timber frame with green felt background.
It was only very recently that Bob completed this collection.
They are, from Left to Right:

(in roughly chronological order of campaigns.)

Campaign Stars

  • Aircrew Europe

  • Atlantic *1

  • Africa

  • Pacific

  • Burma

  • Italy

  • France and Germany *2

  • 1939-1945 (General Active Service)

Bars were recently authorised for *1 "Arctic", and *2 Bomber Command

Also shown are:
  • Australian Service Medal (WW II)

  • New Zealand Service Medal

  • India Service Medal

There were other Commonwealth "Colonial" service medals issued, such as

  • South African

  • Canadian

  • Southern Rhodesian (a very rare medal!)

Click on each image for a closer look

As Bob said, "Keep a Look-out for these being worn in any ANZAC Day parade you may attend".

Bob also showed some other medals:

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