Miniature Atlantic Star – Aircrew Europe Clasp
This is a reduced size representation of a medal with ribbon in a cellophane packet with picture/information backing. Approx. 1/3 of original size. ‘Awarded to service personnel to commemorate the Battle of the Atlantic. Awarded to RN for 6 months afloat between 3rd Sept 1939 and 8th May 1945 in the Atlantic, home waters, Russia and South Atlantic. Merchant navy also qualified along with RAF and Army aircrews who served afloat or over the waters.’ Issued unamed in cupro-nickel.