Iraq and Syria Campaign Medal
JOR016 وسام حملتي سوريا والعراق
- Medal was instituted by King Abdullah I in 1942.
- Medal was awarded to those who took part in the military operations against Rashid Ali Al-Gaylani coup in Iraq and in the Syria–Lebanon campaign.
- 1941 Iraqi coup d'état - was a nationalist coup d'état in Iraq on 1 April 1941.
- Syria–Lebanon campaign - was the British invasion of Vichy French Syria and Lebanon.