Artefacts of the Great War

Here you will find images of artefacts from our handling collection:

The 1914 Star ("Mons Star"), War Medal and Victory Medals, awarded to Private Frederick Simon

The 1914 Star (“Mons Star”), War Medal and Victory Medals, awarded to Private Frederick Simon – Taff´s paternal grandfather

Due to the high number of soldiers requiring medals, mistakes were sometimes made: it should read Frederick Simon, not Simons

Due to the high number of soldiers requiring medals, mistakes were sometimes made: it should read Frederick Simon, not Simons