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War & Decline

The First World War

World War I Medals

Period:
20th Century
Description:
These medals were awarded to John Scott Thomson of Troon. He enlisted in Glasgow to the Glasgow Highlanders then Commissions K.O.S.B.. The first is the silver Defence Medal 1914-18 awarded for participation and the second the gold "The Great War for Civilisation 1914 -19" which is probably a service medal.
Source:
Rozelle House Galleries
Accession number:
3660 SAC
Digital Number:
SAMD009n
Copyright:
South Ayrshire Council