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146 August 1966 5 Navy News
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Victory
Medal for
Jutland?


THIS medal appears to have
been struck to celebrate
Jutland. Can you assist please,
or some of your older readers,
with any information regarding
same?
Arthur Diprose
Purley,
Surrey.

On the obverse of the
medal are the words, "To the
glorious memory of those
who fell that day," and the
date, "31 May, 1916." On the
reverse it states: "The Ger-
man Fleet attacked off the
coast of Jutland and driven
back into port with heavy
loss. — Admiral Sir John
Jellicoe, Commander-in-Chief
Vice-Admiral Sir David
Beatty, Commanding Battle
Cruiser Fleet.
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