Post WW2 Voluntary Medical Service Medal, Box, Three Medal Bars Etc

Post WW2 Voluntary Medical Service Medal, Box, Three Medal Bars Etc

Code: 18976

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For sale is a Post WW2 Voluntary Medical Service Medal, Box, Three Medal Bars & Citations. Unfortunately this set is un-named. 

 
Included in this set is:
 
Voluntary Medical Service Medal
 
Original box
 
Spare ribbon
 
Two medal ribbon bars 
 
Three metal service medal bars
 
Two Red Cross citation’s 
 
 
The Voluntary Medical Service Medal is a medal awarded by St Andrew's First Aid and formerly by the British Red Cross. It was instituted in 1932 at the direction of George V. To qualify for the medal, a member must accrue fifteen years' continuous efficient service as a first aid volunteer in either the Red Cross or St Andrew's providing a minimum of ten hours field service per year Service for the medal was retrospective to the creation of Voluntary Aid Detachments in 1909.
 
These will be sent via royal mail 1st class signed for and dispatched within two working days.