Africa Star Medal
The Africa Star is a six–pointed star of yellow copper zinc alloy, with a height of 44mm and a maximum width of 38mm. The obverse of the medal has a central design of the Royal Cypher of King George VI, surmounted by a crown. The cypher is surrounded by a circle containing the words “The Africa Star”. The reverse is plain, although Stars issued to Australian, Indian and South African personnel have recipient names impressed.