The obverse features a compass-like design representing the global dominance of our Great British Forces, surmounted by a crown representing our monarch’s place as the head of the armed forces and framed with the bold, proud statement ‘BRITISH FORCES FOR CROWN & COUNTRY’.
The reverse of this important issue displays a victorious laurel wreath surrounding the crowned words ‘FOR BRITISH FORCES CAMPAIGN SERVICE’.
The simple and striking ribbon is styled in red, white and blue stripes; the colours of the flag of our great nation. This medal is supplied on a concealed single pin, ready to wear.
Seventeen die-cast clasps have been produced to cover important operations and postings. Each clasp, struck to match the style of the medal, is securely fixed to the medals’ suspender bar. The clasps are available for your British Forces Campaign Medal, the cost of the full-size and miniature medal includes ONE clasp but you can add as many additional clasps as are relevant to your service (for an additional charge).
HistoryProduced by Award Productions Ltd to pay tribute to and recognise the contributions of British Forces involved in campaigns and operations otherwise unrecognised. Qualifying criteria for this medal is one or more days’ service or posting in one or more of the qualifying operations in: Afghanistan; Cyprus; Falklands; Germany; Gibraltar; Gulf; IRAQ; KOREA; LIBYA; Malaya; Northern Ireland; Norway; Rhodesia; Singapore; service alongside NATO forces or as part of a NATO-led initiative, protection of a Border and/or Coastal Patrol for which relevant clasps are available.
EligibilityQualifying criteria for this medal is one or more days’ service or posting in the qualifying region or operations in Afghanistan; Cyprus; Falklands; Germany; Gibraltar; Gulf; IRAQ; KOREA; LIBYA; Malaya; Northern Ireland; Norway; Rhodesia; Singapore; service alongside NATO forces or as part of a NATO-led initiative, protection of a Border and/or Coastal Patrol. Clasps for each are available.The medal is fitted with a uniquely woven ribbon, completed with a concealed individual brooch bar, ready to wear with pride, not alongside campaign medals, gallantry decorations or in uniform by serving members but separately and distinctively.