British Red Cross War Medal awarded to Miss Violet Filer

Description:
British Red Cross War Medal awarded to Miss Violet Filer. Miss Filer undertook a variety of work during the First World War, including organising and assisting teas and concerts for wounded soldiers; Work Room (sewing, knitting, collecting, repairing) and visiting the Auxiliary Hospital at Hanover Park Hospital, Peckham. The medal was awarded to members of the Society or its Voluntary Aid Detachments whose unpaid service during the First World War amounted to not less than 1000 hours, and to ambulance drivers and bearers who gave not less than 500 hours unpaid service.
Production Date:
1921
ID no:
LDBRC_2597/1
Object Size:
height 78mm; width 33mm
Maker:
Badeley, J F
Copyright:
British Red Cross Museum and Archives
Object Material:
Metal; Textile;

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