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Medal Group (Miniatures), WW2 Australian Military Forces, VX2151 Pte Andrew Edward Gates

From the Collection of Montmorency/Eltham RSL Sub Branch Petrie Park 16 Mountain View Road Montmorency Victoria

Description
Full set as follows:
1939-1945 Star
The Africa Star with 8th Army Bar
The Pacific Star
1939-1945 Defence Medal
1939-1945 War Medal
1939-1945 Australia Service Medal
1941 Tobruk Siege Medal
with Miniatures
Object Registration
0239.1
Historical information
Andrew Edwardson Gates was born on the 30th December 1915 in Carlton, Victoria.
He enlisted in South Melbourne on the 4th November 1939 whilst living in East Brunswick, Victoria
Discharged on the 5th October 1945 with the rank of Private.
Inscriptions & Markings
The recipients name and service number are impressed on the bottom edge of the 1939-1945 Defence, 1939-1945 War and 1939-1945 Australia Service medals - VX2151, A. E. Gates.
A Gates is engraved on the back of the 1941 Tobruk Siege Medal.
Last updated
24 Oct 2019 at 11:17AM