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Joseph Robert (Bob) Armstrong Lyons - Section 26

This section contains photos of World War One medals issued to Robert Lyons. 

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Front of Medals

Reverse of Medals

Robert Lyons' Medals

On the left is the British War medal awarded to all ranks of the Overseas Military Forces of Canada who went overseas from Canada between August 5, 1914 and November 11, 1918 or who served in a theatre of war.

On the right is the Victory Medal awarded to all ranks of the fighting forces, civilians under contract, and others employed with military hospitals, who served in a theatre of war between August 5, 1914 and midnight of November 11/12, 1918.

Robert Lyons' service number, rank, name and unit are indented on the edges of the medals.

Ref. Number:  18-5 (9-2-1.1)
Image Information:  Digital photos of original artifacts
Source:  Terry McCully Collection, Calgary, Alberta

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