The Victory Medal

This is one of the history objects in our collection.

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Description
The Victory Medal with 'double rainbow' ribbon. This type of medal was awarded to members of the British forces who had already received the 1914 or 1914-15 Star, and to most of the men who had received the British War Medal.
The obverse depicts Victory, standing holding a palm frond and gesturing with her left hand. On the reverse the words "The Great War for Civilisation 1914-1919" appear within a laurel wreath.
Accession number
14902

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