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How to apply for the Arctic Star Emblem

• The Arctic Star is available to any veteran who served for 24 hours or more above 63 degrees North during WW2

• This includes men who served on the Russian Convoys, ones based in Murmansk and Archangel and the 1940 Norway campaign.

• It is also available to the families of the men who died in war or since.

• The white enamel star with red centre (designed by Cdr Edward Grenville) can be pinned onto the ribbon of either the Atlantic Star or the 1939-45 Star.

• Applications should be made in writing, marked Arctic Emblem to DS Sec Honours 1, Floor 8, Zone J, Ministry of Defence, Main Building, Whitehall, London SW1A 2HB

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