Albert Medal

About the Albert Medal

The circumstances in which the Albert Medal is awarded and its origins in 1866 through to its termination in 1971

The medal in the Parliamentary collection

View the Albert Medal that was awarded to Police Constable William Cole of the Metropolitan Police Force for his actions while on duty in the Palace of Westminster

The story behind the medal in the collection

The act of gallantry that led to Police Constable William Cole being awarded the Albert Medal