Africa General Service Medal (1902-1956)

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Catalogue number
  • OMD 4044
Production date
  • metal/cloth
Alternative Names
  • FULL NAME: Africa General Service Medal (1902-1956)
  • SIMPLE NAME: medal : British
decorations and awards

History note

Corporal Mutinda Mwangu served with the Kenya Police during the Mau Mau Emergency, during the period 21 October 1952 to 17 November 1956.

Physical description

medal, ribbon and clasp (See) MODEL OMD 188 & (See) SECONDARY MODEL 183

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Embossed (on clasp)


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