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Medals forthe Convoys?

Posted on Wed, 12 January 2011 by Phil Mussell - General News, Medal News

The debate over whether Veterans of the Arctic Convoys should get their own separate medals (as opposed to "just" the Atlantic Star which they are currently entitled to) has raged for decades and with the introduction of the Arctic Emblem (lapel badge) in 2006 it had been thought that the matter was dealt with. Not so, as Prime Minister David Cameron has publicly declared his support for a separate and specific medal....

For the full story see here and look out in MEDAL NEWS February!