'Jet of Iada' bronze by Edna Rose

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Jet was a rescue dog from Liverpool who was awarded the Dickin medal and Medallion for Valour for his work during the Second World War. He went to the 'War Dog School' in Gloucester from the age of nine months and was first stationed in Northern Ireland.

Listen to the daughter of Jet's owner talking about her memories of Jet's achievements as part of the dog-themed online exhibition on this website.

Accession number WAG 7003