Medals

 

This page shows images of the Medals Awarded to various members of the Audley Family during WW1 and WW2

The Medals awarded to  {A103} Samuel Audley (1896 – 1964)

Medals from left to right:
British WW1 War Medal; WW1 Victory Medal; WW2 Defence Medal & WW2 War Medal

The Medals Awarded to {A104} Eric Audley (1921 – 1989)
Medals from Left to Right:
1939 – 1945 Star;  WW2 France & Germany Star;  WW2 Defence Medal; WW2 War Medal;
Efficiency Medal with Territorial Scroll Bar
The Medals Awarded to {AB80} Alexander Leslie Audley OBE (1911 – 1986)

The complementary letter that accompanied the medals.

The rear of the above letter contains a list of all the WW2 medals and their clasps and the colours of the ribbons for each medal. The link below shows the rear of the complimentary letter

      Rear of Complementary Letter

 

WW2 Medals from left ti right:
1939 to 1945 star with pin below;  Defence Medal; Efficiency Medal; Africa Star with 8th Army clasp below and oak leaf below that; Italy star with Oak leaf below.
Oak leaves are awarded for being mentioned in Dispatches for distinguished service i.e for Gallantry or Bravery.

 A British M4 Sherman Tank as commanded by {AB80} Alexander Leslie Audley OBE (1911 – 1986)

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