1914 Star World War 1 Medal Miniature
Branch of Service: British forces.
Awarded to all those who had served in France and Belgium between 5 August and 22 November 1914.
Date instituted: 1917.
Campaign: France and Belgium 1914.
Ribbon: Watered silk red, white and blue.
Original Metal: Bronze.
Description: A crowned four-pointed star with crossed swords and a wreath of oak leaves, having the royal cypher at the foot and a central scroll inscribed AUG NOV 1914. Uniface, the naming being inscribed incuse on the plain reverse.
Clasp: 5th Aug.–22nd Nov. 1914. The clasp was sewn on to the ribbon of the medal, the first of this type. A silver rosette is worn on the ribbon bar if the clasp was awarded.