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medal, campaign

On display
human history
  • Other Name

    Victory Medal 1914-1919, WW1 (descriptive name)

    25/1840 Rifleman Frank Silk Whitaker, New Zealand Rifle Brigade, NZEF (associated name)

  • Description

    Victory Medal 1914-19, WW1

    Awarded to 25/1840 Rifleman Frank Silk Whitaker, New Zealand Rifle Brigade, NZEF.

    circular bronze medal with ribbon; fixed loop and ring suspension

    obverse: the winged, full-length figure of Victory, with her arm extended and holding a palm branch in her right hand

    reverse: inscription: ‘THE GREAT WAR FOR CIVILIZATION, 1914-1919’ surrounded by a wreath

    ribbon: watered colours of red, yellow, green, blue and violet merging into a rainbow pattern

    named on edge: 25/1840 RFLM. F.S. WHITAKER. N.Z.E.F.

  • Place
  • Accession Number
  • Accession Date
  • Other Id

    N1479 (numismatics)

  • Department
  • Display Room
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