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George Medal Missing

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

Between Sunday 1 October and Monday 3 October 2011, a George Medal awarded to W.H. Daysh for ARP services in the Second World War was stolen from the D-Day Museum in Portsmouth. Also stolen was a circular enamel badge from the 1936 Berlin Olympics (about 3cm diameter, off white in colour with the Olympic logo and German eagle on it).

Any information relating to this theft would be gratefully received. Please contact either Andrew Whitmarsh at the D-Day Museum on 023 9282 7261, or Crimestoppers (crime ref. 44110420080).