For sale is a Post WW2 Rhodesia General Service Medal To Guard Force 959480M GD N Zambezi. This soldier served in the guard force at the rank of guard. This is in good condition.
The Rhodesia General Service Medal was the most widely awarded military medal of Rhodesia. It was awarded to members of the security forces and British South Africa Police for service on operations undertaken for the purpose of combatting terrorists or enemy incursions into Rhodesia.
The medal was struck in cupro-nickel by Matthews Manufacturing of Bulawayo, and bore a relief portrait of Cecil Rhodes on the obverse and the arms of Rhodesia on the reverse. The ribbon of the medal represented the British South Africa Police (central stripes of Oxford blue and old gold); the Rhodesian Army (guardsman red) and the Rhodesian Air Force (Cambridge blue). General Service Medal ' The medal was impressed in small capitals with the recipient's name, rank and service number on the rim.
This will be sent via Royal Mail 1st class signed for, and dispatched within 2 working days.