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A United Fire Brigades Association Long Service medal. The medal features the United Fire Brigades Association crest which includes a hose holding fireman flanked by the British coat of arms on the left and a crest which includes a fireman's helmet, crossed axes and a Phoenix rising from the ashes on the right. " UNITED FIRE BRIGADES ASSOCIATION " is embossed around the edge of the medal and the motto " AUXILLIUM IN / PERICULO " is embossed near the bottom. " LONG SERVICE MEDAL / PRESENTED / TO / FIREMAN / Fred Moverley / BY THE / NEW PLYMOUTH / V FIRE BRIGADE / FOR / FIVE YEARS SERVICE / DATE COMPLETED / 1906 " is marked on the reverse of the medal. The long red ribbon features 3 identical metal bars which feature a crest with "2 YEARS SERVICE" embossed on it. A simple pin and clasp is attached to a top bar at the top of the ribbon and the medal is held in a presentation case. Two pins are stuck through the ribbon.
Primary Maker
Production Date
1906
Credit Line
This medal was awarded to Fred Moverley of the New Plymouth Volunteer Fire Brigade in 1906.
Accession No
A74.791

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