London veterans to present Arctic Star medal in Russia

British veterans of the Arctic Convoys are on their way to present the Arctic Star medal to Russia's Central Museum of the Great Patriotic War in Moscow.

British veterans of the the Arctic Convoys are on their way to present the Arctic Star medal. Credit: ITV News

The surviving British veterans are from Southwark, and from the Royal Navy and Merchant Navy. They want to pay their respect to the Russian people for the heroism and the courage displayed during the Second World War and the Great Patriotic War from 1941-1945.

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