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MBE Member of the British Empire (Military) WWII

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    All,

    I am interested in getting a Member of the British Empire medal. Unfortunately, I am having a difficult time finding resources in determining originality. I have been looking at one on Ebay, and it lookes fine to me, but I am not well versed in the subject. Just wondering what the consensus here is on this:



    Vintage WW2 British Order of The British Empire Military Type 2 Military Medal | eBay

    Thanks in advance!

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    sorry for the delayed reply (as ebay item has now ended) but that in my opinion was a nice example. and definitely 100% authentic.

    attached are the pics from the listing for any future reference.

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    I have three generation family group of medals (WW1, WW2, and Post war) which includes a Military MBE coming up for sale at work this month.

    Cheers, Ade.
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