Object details

Category
Decorations and awards
Related period
First World War (association)
Catalogue number
OMD 7221

Object associations

Related objects

Decorations and awards
Victory Medal (1914-1919)
Decorations and awards
Victory Medal (1914-1919)
Decorations and awards
Victory Medal (1914-1919)

Related content

Home front
20 Incredible Photos from the First World War Home Front
Many in Britain, as in the other warring nations, expected the First World War to be a short one. In the event, the war was to last for over four years and it would change the cultural, economic, political and social fabric of Britain forever.
Boys assembling switch gears at an aircraft factory.
© IWM (Q 54588)
Home front
10 Ways Children Took Part In The First World War
The First World War affected all of British society. Over 5.7 million men volunteered or were conscripted to fight. Millions of civilians helped the war effort by working in industry, agriculture or in jobs left open when men enlisted. But children also rallied to 'do their bit'.
Air raid damage near St Paul's Cathedral.
© IWM (HO 81)
First World War
15 Photos Of First World War London
Explore photographs of scenes from the First World War in London including Buckingham Palace, Charing Cross Hospital, Hyde Park, Piccadilly, St Paul's Cathedral and Trafalgar Square.