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500 000 free campaign medals available to the public in commemoration of the 200th Anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo
Press Releases • Dec 15, 2014 09:00 GMT
Waterloo 200, the Government-backed organisation overseeing the celebrations of the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo, is giving away 500,000 commemorative Campaign Medals as a gift to the public. The medals, which are bronze replicas of those presented to all of the British soldiers that served at Quatre Bras, Ligny and Waterloo in 1815, have been funded by the The London Mint Office.
Almost 200 years in the making – Pistrucci’s Waterloo Medal is finally presented to the Allied powers who defeated Napoleon in 1815
Press Releases • Nov 11, 2014 08:47 GMT
Finally, after a wait of nearly 200 years, the Allied powers who defeated Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo were today presented with the original commemorative Waterloo Medal at a ceremony held at Apsley House, official home of the Duke of Wellington.