France - Colonial Medal, Second Official Type, 1914-62, 26mm, two clasps ‘Afrique Occidentale’ and ‘Maroc’

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Product ID: LMC/8064
Condition: Ribbon faded, dark toned, Good very fine
Description:

France - Colonial Medal, Second Official Type, 1914-62, 26mm, two clasps ‘Afrique Occidentale’ and ‘Maroc’

Condition: Ribbon faded, dark toned, Good very fine

The medal was established on 26 July 1893 and awarded to military personnel who participated in operations in French colonies and protectorates. In all, there were 50 different campaign bars. It became defunct on 6 June 1962, being replaced by the Overseas Medal (Médaille d’Outre-Mer).