Original HMAS Sydney - SMS Emden Medal. Commemorative medal issued to the sailors of the Royal Australian Navy's HMAS Sydney for their destruction of the SMS Emden at the beginning of WW1.
The medals were created by the Sydney jeweller W. Kerr by mounting the Mexican pesos salvaged/captured/recovered/liberated from the wreck of the SMS Emden. Very rare item with only 1,000 of them being produced by W. Kerr and presented to the Officers and men of HMAS Sydney. Sent with Australia Post Standard Parcel.
Original HMAS Sydney SMS Emden Medal Royal Australian Navy Action" is in sale since Monday, June 14, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectables\Militaria\1914 - 1918 (WWI)". The seller is "karkeppe4" and is located in Mundingburra, QLD. This item can be shipped worldwide.