London Medal Company Blog - Eastbourne Blitz George Medal.

Eastbourne Blitz George Medal pair to Alfred Ernest Blackmer, a member of 21st Sussex (Eastbourne) Home Guard, who was decorated for his bravery in working through the night the rescue trapped civilians following the 28/29th September 1940 raid.

An outstanding early Eastbourne Blitz George Medal pair to Alfred Ernest Blackmer, a member of 21st Sussex (Eastbourne) Home Guard, who was decorated for his bravery in working through the night the rescue trapped civilians following the 28/29th September 1940 raid – this despite the proximity of a delayed action bomb and risk of heavy debris from the collapsed building falling on him; Eastbourne being the most raided town in the south-east.

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Eastbourne Blitz George Medal
13 June 2017