Allied Insignia & Medals

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43rd Wessex Division Royal; Scots Greys collar & cap Badge The Africa Star

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WW-II War Medal
Canadian version
Royal Air Force
wings and cap badge

The Wessex Division fought with the 84th in the Geilenkirchen area with the Sherwood Rangers Yeomanry.

The Greys were another tank outfit, which captured Wismar in early May 1945.  The unit was named Greys after their horses in earlier days.  The Greys liberated the majority of Teterow POWs.

The Africa Star like U.S. Campaign medals was one of a number awarded to signify the location of the campaigns served.  There were over eight different stars available.

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