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Gloucestershire Police Silver Braid Bravery Award


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Hello All- I am writing a book on medals & awards issued by UK local authorities (Counties, Cities and Boroughs) to their police officers. A surprisingly large number!

I recently came across the Gloucestershire Police Silver Braid Bravery Award- initiated in about 1919 to recognize acts of bravery by Gloucestershire police. It ran for a number of years and was quite frequently awarded to officers. It took the shape of a single full-size medal ribbon bar worn on the right tunic breast.

Seeking any information, pictures of front and back and maybe to acquire one if I can!

David Picton-King  dpk@iinet.net.au

PC 306 Charles Stafford GOWING silver braid stooping runaway horse + £3.10.0.jpg

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