Could you help police trace owner of medals left in Harrogate over Remembrance Weekend?

Police are attempting to trace the owners of a pair of war medals discovered at Harrogate War Memorial.

The pair of medals were discovered in a flower bed near Harrogate War Memorial

The medals were were founds pinned to a poppy in the nearby flowerbeds on Tuesday (November 14) by off duty North Yorkshire Police Sergeant Andy Graham.

Sergeant Graham said: "For all we know these medals could belong to a serviceman or even one of their family members who carried it to the memorial for the remembrance services. It would be great if we could see these returned to them."

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One of the medals is believed to be a 1950s or 60s issued award for long service and good conduct. The other is decorated with an oak leaf and could be a Mention in Dispatch medal, which is given to soldiers who are recorded in written reports for gallantry in combat.

If you have any information please contact Police on 101