Collection of Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira, N1476
British War Medal 1914-1918 , WW1
Medal awarded to 3/1027 Edmund Leonard Goldsmith, NZ Medical Corps, NZEF.
Edmund Leonard Goldsmith enlisted with the New Zealand Medical Corps in the Auckland Military District and embarked for Suez with the 7th Reinforcements on 9 October 1915. He served on Gallipoli before proceeding for service on the Western Front. He was wounded on the Somme on 16th September 1916 and returned to New Zealand, circa May 1917.
He also served in New Zealand during WW2, service number 613777.
28 July 1914 – 11 November 1918
1 January 1914 to 31 December 1920
World War 1, 1914-18, Wars
George V (1910 - 1936), House of Windsor, English reign
- 3/1027 PTE. E.L. GOLDSMITH. N.Z.E.F. (recipient's name)
- W McM (medallist's name)
- 1 - Medal diameter : 36mm
(medal: 36mm diameter ribbon: 32mm wide)
- 2 - Ribbon width : 32mm
Nomenclature 3.0 for Museum Cataloging (Primary Title)
Robert G. Chenhall's System for Classifying Man-Made Objects (Other Title) Robert Chenhall
Nashville/Tennessee/USA (Place of Publication)
21 March 2016
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