United Kingdom: Military General Service Medal 1793-1814

Ribbon: Red with dark blue edges.

Instituted: 1847.

Awarded: For service in the army, 1793-1814, as indicated by the clasp(s) awarded.

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Clasps
EGYPT ROLEIA
EGYPT
(2 March - 2 September 1801)
MAIDA
(4 July 1806)
ROLEIA
(17 August 1808)
VIMIERA
VIMIERA
(21 August 1808)
SAHAGUN
(21 December 1808)
BENEVENTE
(29 December 1808)
CORUNNA
SAHAGUN AND BENEVENTE
(awarded to those present at both actions)
CORUNNA
(16 January 1809)
MARTINIQUE
(30 January - 24 February 1809)
TALAVERA BUSACO
TALAVERA
27-28 July 1809)
GUADALOUPE
(January and February 1810)
BUSACO
(27 September 1810)
BARROSA ALBUHERA
BARROSA
(5 March 1811)
FUENTES D'ONOR
(5 May 1811)
ALBUHERA
(16 May 1811)
CIUDAD RODRIGO BADAJOZ
JAVA
(10-26 August 1811)
CIUDAD RODRIGO
(8-19 January 1812)
BADAJOZ
(17 March - 6 April 1812)
SALAMANCA VITTORIA
SALAMANCA
(22 July 1812)
FORT DETROIT
(August 1812)
VITTORIA
(21 June 1813)
PYRENEES ST. SEBASTIAN CHATEAUGUAY
PYRENEES
(25 July - 2 August 1813)
ST. SEBASTIAN
(17 July - 8 September 1813)
CHATEAUGUAY
26 October 1813)
NIVELLE CHRYSTLER'S FARM NIVE
NIVELLE
(10 November 1813)
CHRYSTLER'S FARM
(11 November 1813)
NIVE
(9-13 December 1813)
ORTHES TOULOUSE
ORTHES
(27 February 1814)
TOULOUSE
(10 April 1814)
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