Naval General Service Medal

Production date
1848
This is one of the history objects in our collection.

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Description
Silver campaign medal awarded to members of the British Royal Navy for naval battles and boat actions between 1793 - 1840. Ribbon is white with dark blue edges, and this medal has one clasp "Syria".
The obverse has the Young Head profile of Queen Victoria, while the reverse shows Britannia with a trident seated on a sea horse.
Production Date
1848
Accession number
2102

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