Original box for Campaign medals; 1949; LDMRD 0060.1


Museum of Richmond


Original box for Campaign medals

About this object

An original cardboard box for campaign medals sent to J. C. Newton Esq. 56 Bushwood Road, Kew, Surrey. Note on box indicates "Sent 1949". Ephemera included in box includes four wax paper envelopes. A small rectangular sheet indicating the medals enclosed (1939/45 Star, France Germany Star, Defence Medal, War Medal) and a small slip with J. C. Newton's name. A larger pamphlet with descriptions of the different awards is enclosed.

Date Made


Medium and Materials

Cardboard; Paper; Wax paper

Inscription and Marks

J. C. Newton Esq. 56 Bushwood Road, Kew, Surrey. Sent 1949 Official Paid 18 June 49

Newton J. C. 1436543 CPL


Height: 23mm
Width: 80mm
Depth: 66mm

Subject and Association Keywords

World War Two

Object Type


Object number

LDMRD 0060.1

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