United Kingdom: War Medal 1939-1945

Ribbon: Blue with a white-edged narrow red central stripe and red edges.

Instituted: 16 August 1945.

Awarded: To all persons serving full-time in the Armed Forces for 28 days between 3 September 1939 and 2 September 1945.

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