A soldier who completes 15 years reckonable service from date of attestation or age 17½, whichever is later, shall be eligible for consideration, though there are a number of offences/misconduct which would normally preclude award of the LS and GCM. Awards are only made after a comprehensive check of a soldier’s record of service.
Miniature Medal General Service with NI ClaspUntil 1962, separate General Service Medals had been issued to Naval personnel (the Naval GSM 1915) and Army and RAF personnel (the GSM 1918). The GSM 1962 was instituted in 1962 to replace these medals and was awarded to personnel of all services for campaigns and operations that fell short of full-scale war.
The Accumulated Service (ACSM) is awarded for 1080 days aggregated service in those theatres for which the GSM (e.g. Northern Ireland, Air Ops Iraq), an OSM (e.g. Sierra Leone or Afghanistan) or the Iraq Medal has been issued. An additional 1080 days is required for the award of the Clasp to the ACSM. More than 1 Clasp may be earned.
The commemorative medal designed to mark the Queen’s 60 years on the throne was awarded to members of the emergency services, Prison Service & the following Armed Forces personnel: members of the Armed Forces (Regular & Reserves) who have completed five full calendar years of service on 6 February 2012 living holders of the Victoria Cross & George...
Awarded to personnel of the Regular, Reserve and Cadet forces who were in effective service on 6 February 2002, who had completed 5 full calendar years reckonable service and were properly enlisted on or before 7 February 1997. The medal was issued un-named.
Anodised and Painted pips. These are worn on barrack dress and other service dress. Sold in pairsSize 5/8 The pins are designed to hold the pips onto the epelep. They are not designed to make holes in fabric. We recommend you don't wear a backpack with pips.
Anodised crowns with red velvet inset. These are worn on mess dress. Sold in pairsSize 5/8 The pins are designed to hold the crowns onto the epelep. They are not designed to make holes in fabric. We recommend you don't wear a backpack with crowns.
Swan Neck Spurs designed for wear with our boxed George boots and half Wellington boots. The brass coloured spurs slot into the spur boxes within the heels.
Sold unmounted with clasp.