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Chaplains at DNW. Part II

The second part of the collection of medals awarded to Chaplains formed by MEDAL NEWS' very own Philip Mussell appears at DNW on December 6/7 with some very rare medals on offer - don't miss out...you can view the auction on-line at www.dnw.co.uk now... Read more or leave comments Posted on Mon, 13 November 2017 by Phil Mussell
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Yate? Yep!

Don't forget teh Yate (Bristol) medal fair on Sunday November 26 - it's our "local" fair so we will definitely be there at the Yate Leisure Centre, Kennedy Way BS37 4DQ from 9.30am! We will have all the old favourites with us (why not treat yourself to a Medal Yearbook for Christmas?) but if… Read more or leave comments Posted on Fri, 10 November 2017 by Phil Mussell
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It's Britannia time!

Don't forget the Britannia Medal Fair on Sunday, November 19 (9.30 am - 2.00pm). Held at the usual venue of the Victory Services Club, 63/79 Seymour Street, London W2 2HF. The Token Team will see you there! Read more or leave comments Posted on Tues, 7 November 2017 by Carol
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Embassy Siege

Embassy Siege Who gets what? ONE of the big medal-related stories this past month has been the decision to introduce a new Operational Service Medal (OSM) for Operation Shader (service in Iraq and Syria against IS/Daesh/ISIS/ISIL) as announced by Secretary of State for Defence Sir Michael Fallon (see “News &… Read more or leave comments Posted on Tues, 31 October 2017 by John Mussell
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First Civilian recipient of George Cross for 40 Years

A former Special forces Major - Dominic Troulan has been awarded the George Cross for his part in saving over 200 people during the terrorist attack on a shopping mall in Kenya in 2013. The attack, by al-Shabab extremists killed 67 people during a siege of the shopping mall in Nairobi. The retired… Read more or leave comments Posted on Fri, 13 October 2017 by Phil Mussell
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Terry Sole RIP

It is with great sadness that we learn of the death of Terry Sole, author of "For God, Queen and Colony" - a history of the Colonial units in the Anglo-Zulu War. Terry was, apparently, murdered during a struggle last week at his home in Edenvale, near Johannesburg, police believe robbery was the… Read more or leave comments Posted on Fri, 6 October 2017 by Phil Mussell
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Cartoonist at war

Cartoonist at war Every man shall do his duty… NEVER one to shy away from causing a little bit of a stir, the BBC reported recently on a “Dublin auction of Nazi items branded ‘tasteless’ “. The story, if you can call it that, revolved around one Oliver Sears, a gallery owner in Dublin, and apparently the son of a… Read more or leave comments Posted on Thurs, 5 October 2017 by John Mussell
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