Palestine Arab Rebellion and Second World War North Africa 8th Army and Italy group awarded to Private G. Broad, East Kent Regiment - the Buffs, who saw service with the 1st Battalion in Palestine during the Arab Rebellion, and then went on to see...

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Condition: erasure to a middle initial which should not have been present, some contact wear and edge bruising specifically to first, th
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Palestine Arab Rebellion and Second World War North Africa 8th Army and Italy group awarded to Private G. Broad, East Kent Regiment - the Buffs, who saw service with the 1st Battalion in Palestine during the Arab Rebellion, and then went on to see service during the Second World War in North Africa with the 8th Army and in Italy, where the battalion was heavily engaged at Anzio as part of the 18th Infantry Brigade in the 1st Infantry Division.

Group of 6: General Service Medal 1918-1962, GVI 1st type bust, 1 Clasp: Palestine; (2040367 PTE. G. BROAD. THE BUFFS.); 1939-1945 Star; Africa Star with 8th Army Clasp; Italy Star; Defence Medal; War Medal. All WW2 campaigns and medals are of matching patina, indicative of issue to one recipient.

Condition: erasure to a middle initial which should not have been present, some contact wear and edge bruising specifically to first, the lugs on the clasp slightly bent, hence only Very Fine.

Awarded to Private (No.2040367) G. Broad, East Kent Regiment - the Buffs, who saw service with the 1st Battalion in Palestine during the Arab Rebellion, and then went on to see service during the Second World War in North Africa with the 8th Army and in Italy, where the battalion was heavily engaged at Anzio as part of the 18th Infantry Brigade in the 1st Infantry Division.