Information Sheet, War Service Awards ; New Zealand Government; 1946-1955; MT201...


Mataura Museum


Information Sheet, War Service Awards

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Information Sheet, War Service Awards; which accompanied the medals presented to the family of the late Pilot Officer, William Henry (Billy) Russell .

Billy was awarded five medals which are now in our Collection:
1. The 1935-1945 Star
2. Air Crew Europe Star
3. Defence Medal
4. War Medal 1939-1945
5. N.Z War Service Medal

A pencilled tick on the Information Sheet suggested that the Air Crew Europe Star was awarded with the Atlantic or France and Germany clasp but the clasp was not with the medal when it was donated to us.


New Zealand Government

Date Made


Place Made

New Zealand, North Island, Wellington

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper


h 190 mm x w 122 mm

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated

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