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Efficiency Medal (Territorial)

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The Territorial Efficiency Medal.

Other Ranks version of the Officer's Territorial Decoration.

Both the above replaced by the VRSM.


Description here (example below is GSM)

Silver and circular in shape. The obverse of the medal shows the crowned effigy of Queen Elizabeth II, while the reverse bears the image of an oak wreath surrounding the words ‘For Campaign Service’.


13 different Clasps have been awarded with the GSM 1962. Award of Clasps to the GSM are not denoted by the wearing of an emblem when the ribbon alone is worn.


Description here (example below is GSM)

A wide central purple stripe flanked by narrow green stripes.

Qualifying criteria

Description here (example below is GSM)

Awarded for 30 days accumulated service in Northern Ireland from 14 August 1969 to a date to be decided.

About the GSM 1962



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