HMS Virago Official Badge.
This is an official bronze boat badge from H.M.S. Virago, a Valentine Class Destroyer launched in 1942.With battle honours in the Atlantic 1943-44 and the battle of the North Cape 26th December in which the German battleship ‘Scharnhorst’ was sunk also involved in D-Day at Normandy 1944.
She then proceeded to aquire further battle honours at Malayia 1945 , Burma 1945 and the East Indies 1945
Dimensions:23cms tall x 18cms wide x 2cms thick.