Summary

Australia
50th Anniversary Australian Flying Corps Medal, 1970
Mint: K. G. Luke
Other Details: The Royal Air Force Association issued this medal in 1970 to mark the 50th anniversary of its founding. The Association was originally called the Australian Flying Corps, and comprised mainly World War I pilots. Today the Association supports Australian defence (particularly air defence) and Australian aviation, and cares for serving and ex-servicemen and women through repatriation and military compensation. It has branches in every state.

Physical Description

Air Force Association emblem; around below, STRUCK BY THE AIR FORCE ASSOCIATION (obverse) Within open wreath, 50/YEARS SERVICE/TO THOSE WHO/SERVED./AUSTRALIAN/ FLYING CORPS / AIR FORCE/ASSOCIATION/1970 (reverse)

Obverse Description

Air Force Association emblem; around below, STRUCK BY THE AIR FORCE ASSOCIATION

Reverse Description

Within open wreath, 50/YEARS SERVICE/TO THOSE WHO/SERVED./AUSTRALIAN/ FLYING CORPS / AIR FORCE/ASSOCIATION/1970

Edge Description

Plain

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