Medal, The Air Crew Europe Star
Medal, The Air Crew Europe Star
Medal, The Air Crew Europe Star


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Collection Tier:
Tier 3

Medal, The Air Crew Europe Star

Identifier:
2019.31.7
Description:
The Air Crew Europe Star is a military campaign medal, instituted by the United Kingdom in May 1945 for award to British and Commonwealth air crews who participated in operational flights over Europe from bases in the United Kingdom during the Second World War. The broad criteria for being awarded with the Air Crew Europe Star included "operational flying from bases in the United Kingdom over Europe from the outbreak of the Second World War on 3 September 1939 to 5 June 1944, the day before the D-Day Normandy Invasion, both dates inclusive." Source: Wikipedia
Date:
May 1945
Materials:
Ribbon, Medal
Dimensions:
3.5"" h .75"" w
Source:
Gift of Ward A. Paul and Charles G. Schoenknecht
Rights:

Makers/Donors
Ward A. Paul

Charles G. Schoenknecht
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