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Medal - Honour to the AIF 1914-1918, Australia, 1918 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 34741

Summary:
Australia
Honour to the A.I.F. 1914 - 18 1918 (AD)
Mint: Stokes
Other Details: Medal issued to commemorate the Australian Infantry Forces who fought overseas World War I.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 27 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 9.24 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: wars conflicts, world war i 1914-1918
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Stokes & Son, Medal Makers, Melbourne, Victoria & Sydney, New South Wales
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Commemorative
Tertiary Classification: military history
Series: Australian Commemorative Medals
DateEra: 1918 AD
Obverse Description: Bust of soldier wearing hat and holding rifle facing right
around, HONOR TO THE SPLENDID MEN OF A.I.F.
Reverse Description: On broad rim, WHO FOUGHT IN THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR
at centre, EGYPT/ GALLIPOLI / FRANCE / SALONIKA / PALISTINE / MESOPOTAMIA
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: Round with loop
Material: Gilt
Issued By: Australia, 1918
Mint: Stokes & Sons, 1918

Reverse die cracked from rim at 10
References: Car.1914-18/2

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