honours and awards

honours and awardsThe British war medal 1914-1918 head of George V with an inscription 'GEORGIVS V BRITT. OMN. REX ET IND. IMP depicts a naked warrior, or possibly St. George, on horseback, trampling the arms of the Central Powers and the emblems of death; it is said to symbolise Man's control over nature and the forces of destruction wide central orange stripe with, at each edge, narrow stripes of white, black and blue

CountryUnited Kingdom
CollectionLincolnshire County Council
Timespan1914 - 1918
Repository Pagehttps://www.europeana.eu/item/2022329/005EA5AA3EAF12D08089C5...
Web Pagehttp://www.lincstothepast.com/Records/RecordDisplayStandard....
Subject TermsWarfare, Awards, Medals, Military