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British to Receive Medal for Arctic Convoys - 12/19/2012
Our British brothers-in-arms will at long last receive a medal to recognize their dangerous and very hazardous missions during WWII. A medal, the Arctic Convoy Star will be issued to veterans of the Arctic convoys that brought much needed supplies to Russia, besieged and starving during World War II. Our brothers have fought for decades for a campaign medal for the convoys which braved icy weather, rough seas and attacks by German U-boats, ships and planes. More than 3,000 British and American sailors perished during the dangerous journeys for Britain to the northwestern coast of Russia between 1941 and 1945. Prime Minister David Cameron announced Wednesday that the new medal the Arctic Convoy Star would give veterans "the recognition they so richly deserve for the very dangerous work they did." Cameron also announced a special Royal Air Force clasp for the crews of the Bomber Command, whose veterans have long complained of unequal trea...

British to Receive Medal for Arctic Convoys



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