Inauguration of the Gedge Medal
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|Title||Inauguration of the Gedge Medal|
|Notes||Joseph Theodore Gedge [1878-1914] was the first British officer killed in the war. The Royal Navy inaugurated a medal in his memory. This is the letter sent to his father to confirm the arrangements had been made.|
|Item Date||27th June 1929|
|Copyright||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford / Primary Contributor|
|Digital repository||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford|
|Contributor Name||John Gedge|