Correctly named 4036894 LAC KW Deadman RAF
Kenneth William was born in Abingdon to William and Edith in 1922.
He married in 1945 and died in 2008 aged 86.
He enlisted into the Royal Air Force 1948/49.
For service in Malaya and Singapore against communist guerrilla forces.
The qualifying dates for service were between 16 June 1948 and 31 July 1960. For the Colony of Singapore, the date period was between 16 June 1948 to 31 January 1959.
It was issued to members of the British, Commonwealth and Colonial Forces and Civil personnel, for example as the Malayan Police Force.
The medal has its original silk ribbon and is swing mounted on a clasp as worn.