Far from the Front

West Calder and the Great War

Email: jamesfanning@icloud.com




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:




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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