Australia: 1939-1945 Star

Ribbon: Equal stripes of dark blue, red and light blue.

Instituted: 8 July 1943 (as 1939-1943 Star, a ribbon-only award).

Awarded: To personnel who had completed six months' service in specified operational commands overseas, between 3 September 1939 and 2 September 1945.

Obverse Sorry - no picture of reverse
BATTLE OF BRITAIN: Eligible air crew involved in the Battle of Britain. BOMBER COMMAND: Eligible air crew who served with UK-based Bomber Command squadrons during World War 2.
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