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Rhodesian GSM

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Hi guys!

 

I am new to this forum, I don´t know if this is the right place to post this type of medal, please move it if not in the right section.

Can anyone tell me more about this medal and its recipient PR21212 Acting Sergeant A.G. Murray. Rhodesian GSM.

 

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rhodesian general service medal issued to members of the security forces and the police (bsap) for service during the bush war which ended in 1980 the pr prefix and number indicates his national service number the pr prefix fell away after the 100000 number was reached cant help with his unit 

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tahnks for the info Mickey!

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YOUR MAN WAS AWARDED THE FOLLOWING THREE MEDALS ;-

(a) Rhodesian General Service Medal  wef 11.11.1965  as illustrated

(b) Independance Medal  wef 18.4.1980

(c) Medal for Territorial or Reserve Service  wef 26.2.1982 vide Zimbabwe Govt Gazette of that date,Volume LX  No 15 Page 179

All references are to him as Ag/Sgt or Sgt PR  (Police Reserve).

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