The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Regimental Museum and Archives

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Title 1914-1915 Star
Date 1914/ /
Description Bronze Star medal with crossed swords and crown surmounting the top star point. Ring attached to crown. Front of medal has a laurel wreath and the royal cipher "CV" at the bottom. Reverse has inscription: "9720 PTE H. SMITH 3/CAN. INF." On front there is also the year range "1914-1915" on a ribbon in the centre of the laurel wreath.
Catalog Number 01352
Object Name Medal
Credit line National Air Force Museum of Canada
Material Bronze
Inscription Text Front: "1914-1915" - "CV"
Reverse: "9720" "PTE. H. SMITH 3/CAN. INF."
Year Range from 1914
Year Range to 1915
Dimensions W-4.5 L-6.4 cm
Search Terms Medals
World War, 1914-1918
Condition Fair
Condition Notes Discolouration on front and reverse; Corrosion in ridges along rim
People Smith, H.