A North Russia Army Meritorious Service Medal to the Archangel Command
A North Russia Army Meritorious Service Medal to the Archangel Command - GRV, First Issue (21005 GNR: G.A. CROWTHER. R.F.A.). Naming is officially impressed with an official correction made to the rank and first initial. Dark patina, extremely fine. Accompanied by a copy of the Third Supplement to the London Gazette 20851 of December 5, 2014, page 11937, confirming his Mention in Despatches for the Salonika Campaign in Greece and a copy of the Sixth Supplement to the London Gazette 31580 of Tuesday, September 30, 1919, on Friday, October 3, 1919, page 12134, confirming his award of the Army Meritorious Service Medal "in recognition of valuable service rendered with the British Force in North Russia" while with "Archangel Command", as part of the Allied Intervention in Russia after the October Revolution of 1917. The intervention brought about the involvement of foreign troops in the Russian Civil War on the side of the White movement.