Far from the Front

West Calder: A Scottish Village and the Great War

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Medals

Campaign medals issued during the war included:

 

- the 1914-15 Star

- the British War Medal and

- the Victory Medal

 

You can find out more about British war medlas at:

 

http://www.greatwar.co.uk/medals/ww1-campaign-medals.htm

 

The name of the soldier the medal was awarded to is engraved on the edge of each medal.

 

This can allow you to carry out further research.

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