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Medal - Royal Air Force Long Service & Good Conduct Medal, Specimen, King George V, Great Britain, 1919 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 33873

Summary:
Royal Air Force Long Service and Good Conduct Medal, George V, Specimen, with mount (no ribbon), issued by Great Britain in 1919.

The Royal Air Force Long Service & Good Conduct medal was instituted on 1 July 1919 to be awarded for 18 years exemplary service.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 1978
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 55 mm (Height), 36 mm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: long service awards
Themes this item is part of: Edgar Bertram Mackennal, Sculptor (1863-1931), HRH King George V (1865-1936), Royal Mint, London, Royal Mint, Tower Hill, 1809-1975, The Royal Mint, Early History of London Mints, to 1300, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Military General Service
Tertiary Classification: good conduct
DateEra: 1919 AD
Obverse Description: Bare head of George V facing left; around, 'GEORGIVS V BRITT: OMN: REX ET IND: IMP:'; the artist's initials 'B.M.' (Bertram Mackennal), is in relief on the neck truncation.
Reverse Description: The RAF eagle flyoing to right below a crown; around, FOR LONG SERVICE AND GOOD CONDUCT.
Edge Description: Plain
Inscriptions: GEORGIVS V BRITT: OMN: REX ET IND: IMP:
B.M. (Bertram Mackennal)
FOR LONG SERVICE AND GOOD CONDUCT
Shape: Round with mount
Material: Silver
Issued By: HM King George V, England, Great Britain, 1919
Mint: Royal Mint, London, England, Great Britain, 1919
Artist: Sir Bertram Mackennal, England, Great Britain, 1911

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