Medal Of The Order Of The British Empire


  • Medal instituted in June 1917 as part of the Order of the British Empire.
  • Medal awarded to both civil and military personnel in recognition of meritorious service or acts of gallantry.
  • Military version have a white central stripe on the ribbon.
  • Medal was replaced by the British Empire Medal and the Empire Gallantry Medal in 1922.

Orders of Knighthood