Boxed commemorative medal presented to William Ager (Athletics Official) for the 1962 British Empire and Commonwealth Games, held in Perth, Western Australia. Medal has Western Australia's coat of arms and state flower on front and "COMMEMORATIVE MEDAL" around perimeter on obverse and "1962/VII BRITISH EMPIRE AND COMMONWEALTH GAMES/PERTH/WESTERN AUSTRALIA" on reverse. Medal is bronze metal with light brown patina and housed in original pale blue presentation card box.
Medal: H: 56 W: 56 D: 4mm (H: 2 3/16 W: 2 3/16 D: 3/16")
Box: H: 82 W: 80 D: 10mm (H: 3 1/4 W: 3 1/8 D: 3/8")
Bill Ager; 03 Oct 1921; Dec 2003
Kindly donated by Gwen and Julie Ager