15th August 1947
'GEORGIUS: VI D : G : BRITT : OMN : REX : FID : DEF'
The medal is Named as awarded to (impressed on edge): "1107069 GNR. PRITAM SINGH, ARTY"
Condition: no ribbon, both sides worn, side with latin has pitting/scratches with loss of patina.
The Indian Independence Medal was instituted by George VI in 1949 as a commemorative medal. It was used to reward British military personnel for their contribution after the independence of the Dominion of India in August 1947.
The badge of the regiment; the star of the Order of the Thistle with St...
NOUS SIEUR DE SAINT MARTIN CHEVALIER des Ordres Royaux & Militaires de Nôtre Dame de...