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human history
  • Other Name

    British War Medal 1914-20, WW1 (descriptive name)

    Staff Nurse Mabel Butcher (associated name)

  • Description

    British War Medal 1914-20, Medal awarded to Staff Nurse Mabel Butcher

    silver circular medal, 36mm diameter, straight non-swivelling suspender, with ribbon

    obverse: head of King George V with the legend ‘GEORGIUS V BRITT: OMN: REX ET IND: IMP:’

    reverse: Naked figure of St. George on horseback facing right. The horse is trampling on an eagle shield and cross bones Around the edge are the dates, ‘1914’ and ‘1918’

    named on edge: S.NURSE M BUTCHER

    ribbon: grosgrain ribbon, 32mm wide, orange band in centre, bordered with white, black and blue stripes.

  • Place
  • Accession Number
  • Accession Date
    15 Aug 2001
  • Other Id

    Spink: 144 (Spink 1988)

  • Department
  • Display Room
British War Medal 1914-20 2001.25.116

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