Lot 207: 1939-46 Emergency National Service medal, An Sluigh Muirí, with one bar.
January 21, 2017
Dublin, IrelandLive Auction
1939-46 Emergency National Service medal, An Sluigh Muirí, with one bar.
To an unknown recipient for Marine Service.
Other Notes: Also known as the Marine Inscription which derives from an old French system of having a list of sailors available to take the place of regular naval personnel if required. Members wore uniform and were armed. The medal was awarded for 2 years service with a service bar added for each additional period of 2 years service up to a maximum of 2 bars.