Captain Ted Lees (Captain Edward Lees)

Camp Intelligence Officer

Captain Ted Lees
25 years old
Bari Italy 1946

The above photo and the information contained on this page
were graciously provided by Captain Lees' daughter.

Actual photograph of: Capt Ted Lees War medals. Left to Right:

1939 - 1945 Star

A military campaign medal, instituted by the United Kingdom on 8 July 1943 for award to British and Commonwealth forces for service in the Second World War.

The Italy Star

The Italy Star is a military campaign medal, instituted by the United Kingdom in May 1945 for award to British Commonwealth forces who served in the Italian Campaign from 1943 to 1945, during the Second World War.

1939 - 1945 Defence Medal

The Defence Medal was awarded for non-operational service in the Armed Forces, the Home Guard, the Civil Defence Service and other approved civilian services during the period from 3 September 1939 to 8 May 1945 (2 September 1945 for those serving in certain specified territories in the Far East and the Pacific),[4] with an earlier end date for members of organisations that stood-down before May 1945.

1939 - 1945 War Medal

The War Medal 1939 - 1945 is a campaign medal which was instituted by the United Kingdom on 16 August 1945, for award to subjects of the British Commonwealth who had served full-time in the Armed Forces or the Merchant Navy for at least 28 days between 3 September 1939 and 2 September 1945.


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