|Physical description||Brass; Silver|
|Place made||United Kingdom|
|Date made||c 1919|
First World War, 1914-1918
Mine Clearance Service badge: V Powell, Royal Navy
Oval-shaped Mine Clearance Service Badge showing a depiction of a floating sea mine within a laurel wreath. Surmounted by an Imperial crown and at the base a scroll with 'MINE CLEARANCE SERVICE'. The badge is backed by a thin oval sheet of brass attached wth split pins.
This badge, worn on the lower sleeve, was awarded to Royal Navy sailor, V Powell, for minesweeping services, in 1919.