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Defence Medal, 1939-45: CM.7238-2007

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Current Location: In storage


Ruler: George VI (1936-52)
Ruler: GEORGIVS VI D: G: BR: OMN: REX F: D: IND: IMP. (With the title of)
Artist: Paget, T. H.
Artist: Parker, H. Wilson




History note: Ex coll. Hugh Kenneth Lapage; bt 12.ii.1982 as part of group for which £18 paid.

Measurements and weight

Image(height): 53 mm
Image(width): 19 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2007-11-19) by Surr, Gillian, Mrs


Production date: AD 1945


Second of a group of 3

Components of the work

Object composed of silver

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.7238-2007
Primary reference Number: 167622
British Battles and Medals (7): 140
Location: Tray C
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 1 September 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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