Campaign: Atlantic 1939-45
Branch of Service: Mainly Royal and Commonwealth Navies
Description: A clasp with beaded border with the raised inscription ATLANTIC in the centre.
Medals: Air Crew Europe Star or France and Germany Star (sold separately)
Comments: Issued to commemorate the Battle of the Atlantic, this clasp was awarded in the Royal Navy for six months afloat between 3rd September 1939 and 8th May 1945 in the Atlantic or home waters and for personnel employed in the convoys to North Russia and the South Atlantic. Merchant Navy personnel also qualified as did RAF and Army (air crews and maritime gunners) who served afloat or operated over the designated waters.