■ Obverse : THE ROYAL LIFE SAVING SOCIETY / AWARD OF MERIT … lifesaver rescuing a swimmer in distress … surrounded by closed wreath … loop suspension

■ Reverse : AWARDED TO (engraved) D. BADDELEY. … lady holding wreath aloft facing setting sun … surrounded by closed wreath … (silver hallmarks JAW&CO)

■ Dimensions  : 32.3 * 37.2 mm … ■ Weight : 11.6 g

■ Materials : silver

■ Maker : J.A. Wylie & Co, Birmingham, England

■ NB : 3rd design … undated but circa 1937