War Medal (1939-1945)

Catalogue number
  • OMD 6027
Department
Exhibits
Alternative names
  • full name: War Medal (1939-1945)
  • simple name: medal, British
Creator
Category
Decorations and awards

Physical description

medal and ribbon

History note

Hews was originally from Bramley, near Guildford and was a student at Cirencester Agricultural Collge in 1939. He joined the Royal Gloucestershire Hussar and subsequently served with the Long Range Desert Group. He saw service in North Africa, Leros and in Italy.

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