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

Object Record

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Title War Service Badge - Army Class B
Description Circular badge made from sterling silver, pin-fitting on reverse. Inscription on front of badge "For King and Europe" and "Service Rendered" along exterior of badge. Royal insignia in centre of reverse. "GRI" surmounted by a tudor crown. Silver hallmark on reverse "C72390" Badge awarded to CEF members who served in the U.K. or the Front and were honourably discharged, or retired due to old age.
Catalog Number 01350
Object Name Badge, Military
Credit line National Air Force Museum of Canada
Material Silver
Inscription Text FOR KING AND EMPIRE
SERVICE RENDERED
Year Range from 1914
Year Range to 1915
Dimensions L-4.1 Cir-3.3 cm
Search Terms World War, 1914-1918
Condition Good
Condition Notes Slight discolouration and corrosion along front of medal around the inscription