Medal, New Zealand War Service
A New Zealand War Service Medal. The cupro-nickel medal features a portrait of King George VI on the obverse." GEORGIVS VI D:G: BR OMN:REX FD :IND:IMP " is embossed around the outside. " FOR / SERVICE TO / NEW ZEALAND /1939-1945 " is embossed on the reverse of the medal which also features a fern leaf.Two fern leaves act as the suspender for the medal. The black ribbon has thin white stripes on the edge. " MAJOR J HOUSTON N.Z.T.S. 818189. " is inscribed on the edge of the medal which is mounted on a long metal bar in a group of five.
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