The Battle of Britain
(Issued by the BRITISH ART MEDAL SOCIETY ( BAMS ))
Battle of Britain; BAMS medal from 1988.
The medal was inspired by the book No Moon Tonight, by Don Charlwood about his experiences as a bomber navigator in WWII. The medal shows a plane 'coned' by searchlights. The reverse shows the result of a plane having caught in this way. The medal, cast in bronze, measures 110mm.