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The Africa Star

Museum Library Archive

Description

The Africa Star medal and ribbon. The Star was instituted in 1943 to be awarded for operational service between the Italian declaration of war (10 June 1940) and the end of operations in North Africa (12 May 1943), for 1 or more days’ service in No…

Object number

LDVAL 2009.1.3

11215

The France and Germany Star

Museum Library Archive

Description

The France and Germany Star medal and ribbon. The Star was awarded for one or more days’ service in France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Netherlands or Germany between 1944-1945.
Awarded to Mr G. Hagon of Alibon Road Dagenham Essex, born 29th November 1903…

Object number

LDVAL 2009.1.4

11216

The 1939-1945 Star

Museum Library Archive

Description

The 1939 0 1945 Star medal and ribbon. This medal was awarded for any period of operational service overseas between 3 Sep 1939 and 8 May 1945 (2 Sep 1945 in the Far East). The criteria are 180 days’ service between these dates.
Awarded to Mr G. Ha…

Object number

LDVAL 2009.1.5

11217

Medal Box

Museum Library Archive

Description

Brown cardboard box which contains the five medals awarded to Mr G. Hagon for his service in WWII.
Mr G. Hagon lived in Alibon Road Dagenham Essex, and was born 29th November 1903 and died 1970. Mr Hagon worked at the docks and lived in Canning Town…

Object number

LDVAL 2009.1.7

11218

Medal Leaflet

Museum Library Archive

Description

Paper leaflet receipting the medals contained within a box awarded to Mr G. Hagon of Dagenham. ?Campaign Stars, Clasps and Medals istituted in recognition of service in the war of 1939-45?. Leaflet descibes how the following medals should be worn and…

Object number

LDVAL 2009.1.8

11219

War Medal 1939-1945

Museum Library Archive

Description

The War Medal 1939-1945. The medal was awarded to all full time personnel who completed twenty-eight days service (operational or non-operational) during the qualifying dates.
Awarded to Mr G. Hagon of Alibon Road Dagenham Essex, born 29th November 1…

Object number

LDVAL 2009.1.1

11213

The Defence Medal 1939-1945

Museum Library Archive

Description

The Defence Medal 1939-1945. The medal was instituted in May 1945 to recognise non-operational service from the outbreak of war (3 September 1939) to V.E. Day (8 May 1945) in Europe and to V.J. Day (2 September 1945) overseas. The qualifying service …

Object number

LDVAL 2009.1.2

11214

Dolly peg

Museum Library Archive

Description

One of two dolly pegs made by gypsies and sold door-to-door on the Becontree Estate in the late 1940s. Bought by the donor's mother.

Object number

LDVAL 2007.22.1

890

Dolly peg

Museum Library Archive

Description

One of two dolly pegs made by gypsies and sold door-to-door on the Becontree Estate in the late 1940s. Bought by the donor's mother.

Object number

LDVAL 2007.22.2

891

Ration book, 1945-46

Museum Library Archive

Description

Ministry of Food ration book, 1945-46, belonging to Rose R. Wilkinson of 53 Wellington Way, Bow, London E3. Used. The book was found amongst books, collected by the Friends of Valence House, from Mr Wilkinson of 90 Parsloes Avenue, Dagenham. Mr Wilki…

Object number

LDVAL 2005.21.1

Creator

Ministry of Food

864

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