- Place of Use Continent - North America, Country - Canada
- Category Communication artifacts
- Sub-category Personal symbol
- Department Arms and Technology
- Museum CWM
- Earliest 1919/07/26
- Latest 1919/09/01
- Inscription (BWM/MGB): Flt. Lt. H.R. Wambolt. R.N.A.S.; (VM/MV): Flt. Lt H.R. Wambelt (sic) R.N.A.S.
- Support loose
- Materials Silver, Copper, Silkworm silk
- Rank Flight Lieutenant
- Service Component Royal Naval Air Service
- Person / Institution Subject, Wambolt, Flight Lieutenant Harry Redmond
- Measurements Length 16.5 cm, Width 7.0 cm, Thickness 0.3 cm
- Caption Medals Project- Wambolt, Harry Redmond
Harry Redmond Wambolt was born in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, on 4 April 1892. He was the son of Richard and Emma Wambolt.
Wambolt began active service as a pilot in the Royal Naval Air Service on 2 June 1916. In the summer of 1916, he flew fighting and reconnaissance patrols over Belgium and France, from Dunkirk, France.
Wambolt died on 4 March 1917 after engaging in close aerial combat with two German aircraft.
Harry Redmond Wambolt is buried in the Honourable Artillery Company Cemetery, Écoust-Saint-Mein, France.