David Geach's Claim for Campaign Stars and/or Defence Medal

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Title

David Geach's Claim for Campaign Stars and/or Defence Medal

Description

RAF Form 2825 filled in by David Geach claiming 1939/45 star, Air Crew Europe Star and France and Germany Star

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Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Contributor

Claire Monk

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Format

Two printed sheets with handwritten annotation

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MGeachDG1394781-160401-050001,
MGeachDG1394781-160401-050002

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Transcription

[underlined] CLAIM FOR CAMPAIGN STARS AND/OR DEFENCE MEDAL (Front Page) [/underlined]
Number 1394781
RANK W/O
NAME GEACH
INITIALS D.G.

1394781 W/O GEACH D.G / AIR BOMBER

[Page Break]

[underlined] CLAIM FOR CAMPAIGN STARS , ETC., [/underlined] (back page)
Particulars of qualifying Service

1. 1939/45 Star
623 Squadron Downham Market. 27-9-43 to 5-12-43
Date on which the full qualifying period for this star completed 27-11-43.
GRANTED
6. Air Crew Europe Star
115 squadron, Witchford 21-12-43 to 24 – 3 -44
BERLIN 24-3-44
7. France and Germany Star
P.O.W 24-3-44 – 7-4-45
Escaped 7-4-45. RELIEVED BY BRITISH ARMY 16.4.45
REPATRIATED 2-5-45

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Citation

David Geach, “David Geach's Claim for Campaign Stars and/or Defence Medal,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 21, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/18748.

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