Box for false teeth containing one Defence Medal with accompanying letter and certifcate.
Defence Medal presented to Alexander Campbell of Millport House, Hynish (Mary Cameron`s uncle) during WWII for service in the Home Guard.
Tiree in 100 Objects – 75 – Defence Medal
The History of Tiree in 100 Objects
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For services during WWIIThe Defence Medal (1939-1945) was presented to all volunteers of the Tiree Home Guard who helped defend Tiree`s shores, and therefore Britain, during the Second World War. This medal belonged to Alexander Campbell of Millport House, Hynish, and was accompanied by a certificate and letter of thanks from his King and Country.
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