A bronze type 1.2.2 small font with the thin indented crimp backplate in good condition, very nice.
'I do not think we can hope for any better thing now.
We shall stick it out to the end, but we are getting weaker of course, and the end cannot be far.
It seems a pity, but I do not think I can write more. R. SCOTT.
Last Entry - For God's sake look after our people.'
In memory of Capt. Robert Falcon Scott, Edward Wilson, Henry Bowers, Lawrence Oates and Edgar Evans. South Pole Expedition, 30th March 1912.
Late war with the fluted pin.
Nice fluted pin and it appears to have kept the finish well.
I can only agree with the guys! Super nice "Gablonzer" clasp with a blued backplate.
It certainly is a super award in great condition. Leon.
"Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut." Ernest Hemingway