Post WW2 British Civil Defence Long Service Medal & Case

Post WW2 British Civil Defence Long Service Medal & Case

Code: 18655

SOLD

For sale is a Post WW2 British Civil Defence Long Service Medal & Case Produced by the royal mint. The case has some light staining, and the the medal bar has come away at two points from the ribbon (this can easily be repaired with needle and thread).

 
The Civil Defence Medal (CDM) is a long service award by the United Kingdom, instituted by Queen Elizabeth II in March 1961 and awarded for 15 years continuous service in a variety of different organisations including the Civil Defence Corps (CD), the Auxiliary Fire Service (AFS), the National Hospital Service Reserve (NHSR) and the United Kingdom Warning and Monitoring Organisation. Qualification was extended in 1963 to Civil Defence personnel in Gibraltar, Hong Kong and Malta.
 
This will be sent via royal mail 1st class signed for and dispatched within two working days.