Bronze medal, "II MIEDZYNARODOWE IGRZYSKA SPORTOWE MLODZIEZY WARSZAWA" debossed on obverse, around an image of two men shaking hands, with a third man between them, his hands on their shoulders. '1955' underneath. The reverse features the inscription "III/ LEKKOATLETYKA/ 200M". A faded wide white ribbon with three thin blue stripes is attached to the medal by a small loop attached to a loop on the upper edge of the medal. Presented to Shirley Strickland for third place in the 200 metres at the 1955 second International Friendly Sports Meeting of Youth.
Medal: H: 61 W: 50mm (H: 2 3/8 W: 1 15/16")
Ribbon: H: 353mm (H: 13 7/8")
Shirley Strickland; 18 Jul 1925; 16 Feb 2004
Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program by a private collector.