Anzac Day school children's medal, minted by Stokes & Sons, issued in 1918. The medal was distributed to every school child that year to commemorate Anzac Day. The Anzac forces first landed at Gallipoli on 25 April 1915.

Obverse Description

Bust of uniformed soldier wearing hat facing left; Text around medal, HONOR TO THE A.I.F. In small letters below bust, S&S HH.

Reverse Description

Incuse on scroll which rests on olive branch, GALLIPOLI / FRANCE / PALESTINE; above EVD ; below, ANZAC DAY 1918

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