1914-1915 Star

1914–15 Star

1914-15 Star

1914-15 Star ribbon.jpg
Obverse of the medal and ribbon.

Awarded by United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
Type Campaign medal
Eligibility British and Imperial forces.
Awarded for Campaign service.
Campaign First World War 1914-15.
Description Bronze four-pointed star
Clasps None authorised.
Established December 1918
Total awarded 2,366,000
Related 1914 Star
British War Medal
Victory Medal
Territorial Force War Medal
1914-15 Star.jpg
Colour version of medal and ribbon.

The 1914-15 Star was a campaign medal of the British Empire, for service in World War I.

The 1914-15 Star was approved in 1918, for issue to officers and men of British and Imperial forces who served in any theatre of the War between 5 August 1914 and 31 December 1915 (other than those who had already qualified for the 1914 Star).

Recipients of this medal also received the British War Medal and Victory Medal. Some 2,366,000 were issued, including:



  1. Excluding service which qualified for award of the Africa General Service Medal or the , British Battles and Medals, p227
  2. British Battles and Medals, p227

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