|List of Fleet
Air Arm Honours and Awards 1939-1945
awarded to FAA Personnel
TERMSThe Star was awarded for six months service afloat or 2 months for air-crew service between 3 September 1939 and 8 May 1945 in Europe or 2 September 1945 in the Pacific. The Atlantic Star may not be awarded unless the 1939-1945 Star has been qualified for by 180 days' operational service afloat or by 2 months service for airbourne service. Therefore, the total requirement is twelve months service afloat or four months for airbourne service.
BARSIf later entitled to a second or third star, its bar would be worn:
FRANCE AND GERMANY or AIR CREW EUROPE
RIBBONThe shaded and watered ribbon consists of three equal stripes; blue, white, and sea-green, to represent the Atlantic Ocean.
For information on Fleet Air Arm campaign medal rolls and individual awards contact the relevant Armed Services Medal Offices.
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