WW1 Silver War Badge (SWB) to George H Simpson, 2nd City of London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers) - Wounds
SWB officially impressed 449892 awarded to Private George H. Simpson, 2nd London Regiment. An unmarked silver circlet inscribed 'For King And Empire Services Rendered' bearing crowned 'GRI' Imperial Cypher to voided centre. In very good condition, dark toned, original C clasp and pin. Circa 32mm in diameter. Copy of CD version of SWB roll entry and copy of WW1 Medal Index Card (MIC) to be supplied.
231561 Pte George H Simpson served overseas and was entitled to a BWM and VM. He enlisted on 1st March 1915 and was discharged on account of wounds on 4th September 1918. Aged 22.
Approximately 1,150,000 badges were issued to all services, which had to be claimed and then approved.