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08 January 2010
This medal was found in the mid 70s when it was picked up while the finder was mowing his parents front lawn. It was awarded to 2349 PTE John Edward McCarthy who served with 22ndBnAIF. McCarthy was wounded in 1916 which resulted to him being returned to Australia and discharged in 1917.