General Service Medal 1918-1962, GVI, 1 Clasp: Palestine 1945-48 awarded to Guardsman W. Harris, 1st Guards Parachute Battalion, Welsh Guards, who saw service in Palestine during the Jewish Revolt, having seen prior service during the Second World...

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General Service Medal 1918-1962, GVI, 1 Clasp: Palestine 1945-48 awarded to Guardsman W. Harris, 1st Guards Parachute Battalion, Welsh Guards, who saw service in Palestine during the Jewish Revolt, having seen prior service during the Second World War.

General Service Medal 1918-1962, GVI, 1 Clasp: Palestine 1945-48; (2741698 GDSMN. W. HARRIS. W.G.)

Condition: Nearly extremely fine

Awarded to Guardsman (No. 2741698) W. Harris, 1st Guards Parachute Battalion, Welsh Guards, who saw service in Palestine during the Jewish Revolt, having seen prior service during the Second World War.

The Guards Independent Parachute Company was assigned the role of pathfinding for the Parachute Brigade. Men of this company served with distinction at Arnhem and in other actions in North West Europe.