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### THAILAND 1932 MEDAL Commemorating the 150th Year of Bankok. Silver, with swivel suspender & original watered ribbon. Condition: Mounted as worn, GVF
'FOREMAN' FAMILY MEDALS BWM & VICTORY MEDAL to 67034 PTE C.FOREMAN QUEEN'S.R. GviR EFFICIENCY MEDAL Bar 'TERRITORIAL' to 858422 W.O.CL.2 J.W.FOREMAN RA With printed research documentation. Condition: Pair polished VF; EM'T' NEF
10th COUNTY OF LONDON REGIMENT (HACKNEY) A brief history of the Battalion 1912-1919 by P.J.Wardrop 2013. 99pp. The original 1/10th LOND.R War Diary was lost, so this is a useful account of the unit's war service, enhanced by the personal diary of 32 PTE A.C.HICKS 1/10th LOND.R (from 31/07/12 to 31/08/17). Also includes a full transcript of the 2/10th LOND.R War Diary, expanded with several personal accounts. > Honours & Awards, most with citations: DSO, MC, DCM, MM, TFEM & Foreign Awards > Roll of Officers with brief biographical details > Nominal Roll of men who landed at Gallipoli, many with details (e.g. wounded, POW etc) Also several WW1 images of 10th London soldiers. Private publication. Ring bound in Card Covers
1914 STAR 7548 PTE J.DEVONPORT 2nd S.LAN.R. To France 22/8/14 With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914 STAR 7159 L.CPL J.WARD 2nd KOYLI Enlisted 18/8/02; To France 11/9/14 & entitled to 'Aug-Nov' Clasp. Discharged 29/11/18 (King's Regulations 392xvi) & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914 STAR 2812 PTE J.MELVIN RAMC To France 21/8/14; Discharged, Termination of Engagement 12/8/15 but then re-enlisted as 79352 L'POOL REGT. With supporting documentation. Condition: VF+
1914 STAR 5184 PTE T.EMERY 5/D.GDS To France 5/10/14 With supporting documentation. Condition: VF+
1914 STAR 2289 PTE W.T.BARNETT 1st R.WAR.R. To France 22/8/14; Discharged & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: Discoloured & polished NVF
1914 STAR 8707 SJT M.E.WIGG 2nd R.INNIS.FUS Born Rawsdell; To France 23/8/14 & entitled bar; KIA F&F 16/5/15 & commemorated on Le Touret Memorial. With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914 STAR 6458 PTE H.A.CLARKE 1st DEVON R. To France 20/9/14 With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914 STAR 33722 GNR W.CRADDOCK RGA Born Landport; To France 14/10/14 with 8th Siege Bty. KIA F&F 9/4/18 whilst serving with 16th Heavy Bty RGA & commemorated on Ploegsteert Memorial. With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914 STAR 8304 PTE E.FARRELL 1st L'POOL.R To France 12/9/14 & entitled to Clasp; Later promoted to Colour Sgt. With 2 MICs. Condition: NEF
1914 STAR 7184 PTE J.FINEDON 1st SOM.L.I. Enlisted 2/1/04; To France 26/8/14 & entitled clasp; Discharged 19/3/17 & entitled to a Silver War Badge With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914 STAR 165243 PTE J.A.PETTIFER 1/1st N.SOM.YEO To France 12/11/14. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914 STAR 6855 PTE S.JAMES 1st N.STAFF.R To France 19/9/14; Discharged 19/2/16 With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914 STAR 43867 GNR A.C.MOLINEUX RFA To France 14/10/14 with 4th Brigade RFA. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914 STAR 8005 PTE T.WILSON 2nd W.YORK R. To France 5/11/14 & entitled to 'Aug-Nov 1914' Clasp. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914 STAR 10228 PTE R.SCOTT 2nd HIGH.L.I. To France 14/8/14 With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914 STAR & 1914 TRIO - with Consecutive Low Numbers [1] 1914 STAR to 441 PTE A.STEWART 1st SEA.HIGHRS Born Islington. To France 12/10/14; KIA F&F 22/12/14 & commemorated on Le Touret Memorial. [2] 1914 TRIO to 442 PTE S.LIVINGSTONE 1st SEA.HIGHRS Born Barony, Glasgow. To France 12/10/14; DOW F&F 29/10/14 & buried in Brown's Road Military Cemetery, Festubert. Was the brother of Mrs. Barbara Livingstone Sim, of 288, Second St., Albany, New York, U.S.A. With supporting documentation. Condition: VF+
1914 STAR & BRITISH WAR MEDAL plus his MINIATURE MBE GROUP S-7807 PTE G.STANNING A.O.C. To France 9/10/14 with the Army Ordnance Corps. After the war Gerald Stanning joined Allen West & Company Ltd, Brighton & was their Works Manager during WW2 when he was appointed a Member of the Civil Division of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE LG 4/6/43) Note: In 1914, Allen West took over the Reason Manufacturing Co Ltd and during WW1 he manufactured a new firing head for the Stokes Mortar, which he then smuggled to France in his luggage; as a result of trials there, it was adopted for service use. In WW2 Allen West & Company Ltd produced radar equipment for the war effort. See: www.gracesguide.co.uk/Allen_West_and_Co Also with Stanning's full set of MINIATURE MEDALS comprising his MBE, 1914 Star & ‘Aug-Nov 1914’ Clasp, British War Medal & Victory Medal, all mounted as worn & NEF. With supporting documentation. Condition: Star & BWM on tatty original silk ribbons, GVF
1914 STAR & ORIGINAL '5th AUG-22nd NOV 1914' CLASP 9824 PTE L.YATES 1st E.LANC.R. To France 22/8/14; Entitled Clasp & Roses. Note: MIC records number as 6824. With supporting documentation. Condition: Original clasp is sewn onto old silk ribbon, NEF
1914 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL 6843 S.STH:CPL P.KNIGHT 7/D.GDS (on 1914 Star) 6843 SJT P.KNIGHT 7-D.GDS (on victory medal) Born Brighton. To France 13/10/14; Transferred to MGC 27/6/16) With supporting documentation. Condition: Star GVF, Victory polished VF
1914 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL 5171 L.CPL G.MEADE 10/HRS (on 1914 Star) 5171 PTE G.MEADS 10/HRS (on Victory) Born Oxford To France 6/10/14; KIA F&F 13/5/15 & buried Vlamertinghe Military Cemetery With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL 7824 PTE G.A.DAVIES 2nd S.LAN.R. To France 14/8/14 & entitled to 'Aug-Nov' Clasp. Discharged 2/6/17. With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL T-32509 DVR W.C.DAVIES ASC (on 1914 Star) T-32509 DVR W.C.DAVIS ASC (on Victory) To France 17/8/14 with 3rd Coy, 3rd Divisional Train ASC With supporting documentation. Condition: VF+
1914 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL 9234 PTE S.BREALEY 2/DEVON R. 9234 PTE S.BREALY DEVON R. Enlisted 17/1/11; To France 6/11/14; Discharged Sick 22/3/16 With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL to the 280th Horse Transport Coy, ASC 24293 DVR J.DOLAN ASC To France 5/10/14 with 280th Horse Transport Coy, ASC. With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914 STAR to 11th Mule Corps, Indian Army No.924 L.NK MIRAN BAZ 11/MULE CORPS This unit with The Indian Corps in France from October 1914. Rank = Lance Naik. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914 STAR to 1st DEVON R 9259 PTE H.H.MITCHMORE 1/DEVON R. To France 22/8/14; Discharged & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914 STAR to 2nd DEVON REGT 9346 PTE W.MAUNDER 2/DEVON R. Enlisted 22/7/11. To France 6/11/14. Wounded, discharged 14/2/18 & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: Dark toned VF
1914 STAR to 2nd ROYAL WARWICKSHIRE REGT 1847 L.CPL H.WILLIAMS R.WAR.R. To France 4/10/14 with 2nd Battalion & was entitled to the 'Aug-Nov 1914' Clasp for his service under fire. Later promoted to T.SJT. Note: Two famous subalterns served in 2nd R.Warwicks at this time: Bernard Law Montgomery ('Monty' of El Alamein fame) was wounded in October 1914 & Bruce Bairnsfather (creator of the 'Old Bill' cartoon) watched the 'Warwicks v. Germans' Christmas Truce football match at St.Yvon, south of Ypres, on 25/12/14. With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914 STAR to 35th Brigade RFA 25469 DVR W.HARRISON RFA Born in Clitheroe circa 1880 Enlisted 1898; To France 5/10/14 with 35th Brigade RFA Note: XXXV Brigade originally comprised 12th, 25th and 58th Batteries & was attached to 7th Division, which fought the advancing German army to a standstill during the First Battle of Ypres 19/10/14 to 22/11/14. All units suffered grievous losses and afterwards this division was known as the 'Immortal Seventh'. With 8pp Service Papers & supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914 STAR to 4th Labour Company, ASC SS-2518 PTE C.W.TIVEY ASC To France 13/10/14 & served with 4th Labour Coy. Discharged & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914 STAR to a 2nd WILTSHIRE REGT POW 3-9662 PTE W.SMITH 2nd WILTS.R To France 7/10/14 & was entitled to an 'August-November 1914' Clasp. Taken POW at 'Sonnebeck' (Zonnebeke?) 24/10/14 & was initially held as a German prisoner of war at Gottingen, the 'Wooden City' 1914-15. By 21/2/17 he was being held at Cassel. With supporting documentation. Condition: VF+
1914 STAR to the 1st SOMERSET LIGHT INFANTRY (KIA) 5471 CPL KEARNS 1/SHROPS.L.I. Born Birkenhead. To France 12/11/14. MIC notes 'Correct Rank Pte - reduced for misconduct'. KIA F&F 1/4/17 & buried in Maroc British Cemetery, Grenay. With supporting documentation. Condition: Star tips slightly blunted, polished AVF
1914 STAR with ORIGINAL '5th AUG-22nd NOV 1914' CLASP 8287 PTE J.DICKENSON 2nd W.YORK.R To France 5/11/14 & entitled Clasp; Discharged sick 31/3/15 & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: Holes in the clasp have been slightly enlarged. GVF
1914 STAR [Low Number] to a Deserter 853 L.CPL H.VEARS R.WAR.REGT. To France 22/8/14 with 1st Battn; Declared a Deserter 27/6/20 but 'Forfeited' crossed through on MIC. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914 STAR, BWM & MEMORIAL PLAQUE 8727 PTE H.PRIOR 2nd BORD.R HENRY PRIOR (on plaque) To France 5/10/14; KIA F&F 26/10/14 near Zandvoorde, Ypres. Commemorated on Menin Gate, Ypres. Note: Recorded as KIA in SDGW, albeit erroneously dated 1/12/14. With supporting documentation. Condition: Star GVF; seks on BWM, GVF; Plaque has a ring soldered onto the reverse & is heavily polished.
1914 TRIO 19782 DVR F.EDWARDS RFA Born Braintree. To France 19/8/14 with 40th Bde RFA & entitled to 'Aug-Nov' Clasp. DIED HOME 28/2/17 & buried in Bocking Cemetery, Braintree. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914 TRIO 7672 PTE J.FOSTER 1st LINC.R To F&F 11/11/14; Wounded; Discharged 2/6/15 & entitled to a Silver War Badge With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914 TRIO 7992 PTE R.WRIGHT 1st R.LAN.R. To France 12/9/14 With supporting documentation. Condition: VF+
1914 TRIO 8922 PTE B.HOPKINS 1st R.WAR.R. To France 22/8/14 With supporting documentation. Condition: On long silk ribbons. Star polished VF & pair VF+
1914 TRIO 3813 PTE J.MILLER 15/HRS (on star) 3813 PTE J.MILLAR 15-HRS (on pair) Born Hounslow. To France 23/8/14; KIA F&F 24/5/15 & commemorated on Menin Gate, Ypres 2 MICs confirm 'Millar' is the correct name. Condition: On long silk ribbons, GVF
1914 TRIO T-28443 DVR T.A.BROWN ASC To France 19/8/14 With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914 TRIO 11655 DVR H.L.CURRY RFA (on 1914 Star) RFRA-11655 DVR H.L.CURRY RA (on pair) To France 19/8/14 with 3rd Div.Ammunition Column RFA With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914 TRIO 13238 GNR A.J.BAKER RGA To France 24/9/15 with 108th Heavy Battery R.G.A. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914 TRIO 7953 SJT A.BAREFORD 2nd ESSEX R Born Swaffham Bulbeck; To France 24/8/14 & entitled to Clasp. KIA F&F 3/5/17 & commemorated on Arras Memorial. With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914 TRIO 1973 PTE F.J.PAUL 9/LOND.R. To France 4/11/14 with 'QUEEN VICTORIA'S RIFLES' Discharged 19/11/15 & entitled SWB With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914 TRIO 6120 CPL D.BERTRAM 2/DNS (on 1914 Star) 6120 W.O.CL.2 D.BERTRAM 2/DNS (on pair) Born Minto, Roxborough. To France 17/8/14 with 5th Cavalry Brigade, 2nd Cavalry Division. Transferred to Royal Scots 15/12/16. With Medal Roll, Census details etc. Condition: Display mounted, court style. Small edge bruise on victory, GVF
1914 TRIO 8127 PTE W.GREENAWAY COLD.GDS To France 11/11/14; Discharged 18/3/19 with Rheumatism & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF/NEF
1914 TRIO 8113 PTE W.T.SAVEGAR 1/R.BERK.R (on star) 8113 PTE W.T.SAVAGAR R.BERK.R (on pair) Born Dilwin, Herefordshire; To France 13/8/14; KIA F&F 27/10/14 & commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres. With supporting documentation. Condition: Light discolouration of star & victory, otherwise NEF
1914 TRIO T-17929 DVR M.CAMPBELL ASC To France 15/8/14 with A.T. Supply Column. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914 TRIO 1368 PTE J.M.HARRIS COLD.GDS To France 1/11/14 & entitled to 'Aug-Nov 1914' Clasp. With supporting documentation. Condition: On long silk ribbons. BWM lightly contacted GVF
1914 TRIO L-13632 PTE A.E.PELL 2nd MIDDX.R To France 7/11/14; Wounded; Discharged 2/6/15 & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914 TRIO 7244 PTE H.RUSHFORTH 2nd ESSEX R To France 14/9/14 & entitled to 'Aug-Nov 1914' Clasp. With supporting documentation. Condition: VF
1914 TRIO 9223 L.CPL E.SOCKETT C.GDS (on 1914 Star) 9223 CPL E.SOCKETT C.GDS (on pair) Attested 18/8/11; To F&F 13/8/14 with Coldstream Guards; Suffered Gun Shot Wound in right thigh; Discharged 30/11/17 & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: Star gilded. Toned GVF
1914 TRIO & 'OLD CONTEMPTIBLES ASSOCIATION' BADGE 31711 GNR M.T.SCARABOROUGH RFA (on star) 31711 BMBR M.T.SCARBOROUGH RA (on pair) To France 20/8/14 & entitled to Clasp; Transferred to RGA 26/6/18. With old copy 'Aug-Nov 1914' Clasp & original bronze 'OLD CONTEMPTIBLES ASSOCIATION' Lapel Badge [Reverse officially numbered 1917E] With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914 TRIO & Copy 'AUG-NOV 1914' Bar to 44th Bde RFA 3488 GNR A.DUFFIELD RFA (on 1914 Star) 3488 GNR A.DUFFIELD RA (on pair) Enlisted 3/1/00; To France 16/8/14 with 44th Bde Royal Field Artillery. Discharged sick 25/6/15 & entitled to a Silver War Badge. Mounted on old silk ribbons with old copy 'Aug-Nov 1914' Bar. With supporting documentation. Condition: BWM neatly erased & privately re-engraved, GVF
1914 TRIO & Copy 'AUG-NOV 1914' Bar to 9th LANCERS L-6397 PTE R.LEVERIDGE 9/LRS Enlisted 8/8/14; To France 20/10/14; Wounded. Discharged 31/3/16 & entitled to Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: Star NEF & pair lightly contacted VF+
1914 TRIO & MEMORIAL PLAQUE to 3rd YPRES CASUALTY S-6522 PTE C.T.PEARCE 2/MIDDX.R (on 1914 Star) S-6522 PTE C.T.PEARCE MIDDX.R (on pair) CHARLES THOMAS PEARCE (on plaque) Born Wandsworth circa 1895. To France 7/11/14 with 2nd Middlesex & entitled to 'Aug-Nov 1914' Clasp. Medal Roll records that he was 'Convicted of Desertion 20/5/16' but later this entry was struck out. Transferred to 23rd Midd'x.R. KIA F&F 31/7/17 on First Day of Third Battle of Ypres & is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial. With crested plaque envelope (bearing pencilled number 44) & Buckingham Palace Letter of Condolence. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914 TRIO & MEMORIAL PLAQUE to the ROYAL ARMY MEDICAL CORPS 20398 PTE J.O.OAKLEY RAMC (on 1914 star) 1257 PTE J.O.OAKLEY RAMC (on pair) JOHN OBIDIAH OAKLEY (on plaque) Born in Higham, Norfolk, the son of J.S.Oakley of 20 Napier Street, Norwich. To France on 24/8/14 with the 11th Field Ambulance RAMC. DOW F&F 4/10/17 aged 22 years whilst serving with 12th Field Ambulance & is buried in Canada Farm Cemetery, Elverdinghe, Belgium. With supporting documentation, several modern photographs of his CWGC Headstone & Cemetery, plus other photos of Higham Church & the local War Memorial. Optionally includes a 302 x 253mm glass-fronted, wooden display case (P&P Supplement). Condition: Toned GVF
1914 TRIO & ORIGINAL 'AUG-NOV 1914' BAR to 19th HUSSARS 2192 PTE E.SUGARS 19/HRS Frank E.Sugars, enlisted 18/2/08. To France 23/8/14; Discharged 21/8/18 & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: With rosette on ribbon, NEF
1914 TRIO - KIA SOMME 1st July 1916 L-12308 PTE A.PARKER 2/MIDDX.R (on 1914 Star) L-12308 PTE A.PARKER MIDDX.R (on pair) Born Finchley, Middlesex. To France 7/11/14 & entitled to 'Aug-Nov 1914' Clasp. KIA F&F 1/7/16 on the First Day of the Somme in the 8th Division attack up Mash Valley between Ovillers and La Boisselle when the 2nd Middlesex Regt was virtually destroyed, losing 22 officers & 601 men. Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914 TRIO to 11th HUSSARS 5387 PTE A.TEE 11/HRS (on 1914 Star) 46786 PTE A.TEE 11-HRS (on pair) To France 15/8/14 & entitled to Clasp. With 2 MICs & 2 Medal Rolls for A.Tee 11th Hussars:- 1914 Star MIC & Roll shows 5387 Pte A.Tee 11th Hussars, entitled Clasp 7026; later 32919 R.Warwickshire Regt (in roll dated 9/1/1918); there was no pair issued to either number/unit combination - the only name/unit match is:- Pair MIC & Roll shows 46768 Pte Arthur Tee 11th Hussars, latterly ‘serving’ in 3rd Hussars (in roll dated 20/1/1920). These records indicate that Pte A.Tee served in France from 15/8/14, then transferred to R.War.Regt. on 24/9/17. He transferred back into 11th Hussars sometime after 9/1/1918 & then joined 3rd Hussars prior to 20/1/1920. Condition: Toned GVF
1914 TRIO to 1st GORDON HIGHLANDERS 3-5934 PTE M.GRAHAM 1/GORD.HIGHRS (on star) 3-5934 PTE M.GRAHAM GORD.HIGHRS (on pair) Enlisted 24/1/12. To France 11/11/14 Discharged as 'no longer fit 1/8/16' & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: Small edge knocks on BWM, GVF
1914 TRIO to 2nd BORDER REGT (DOW YPRES 24/10/14) 8799 PTE N.DANCE 2/BORD.R (on 1914 Star) 8799 PTE N.DANCE BORD.R (on pair) Born Enfield, Middlesex. To France 5/10/14. Less than 3 weeks later he DOW F&F 24/10/14 during the First Battle of Ypres & is buried in Ypres Town Cemetery, Belgium. With supporting documentation. Condition: Toned NEF
1914 TRIO to 2nd ROYAL SCOTS FUSILIERS 9759 PTE J.CAMPBELL 2/R.SC.FUS (on 1914 Star) 9759 PTE J.CAMPBELL R.SC.FUS (on pair) To France 6/10/14 & entitled to the 'Aug-Nov' 1914 Clasp. Later transferred to the MGC. With supporting documentation. Condition: Toned GVF
1914 TRIO to 7th DRAGOON GUARDS 6152 PTE A.SALMON 7/D.GDS (on 1914 Star) 6152 T.SJT A.SALMON 7-D.GDS (on pair) To France 16/8/14 with 7th (Princess Royal's) Dragoon Guards, part of the Secunderabad Cavalry Brigade, 1st Indian Cavalry Division. Transferred to the Army Veterinary Corps 7/1/15. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914 TRIO to 8th Divisional Artillery Column RGA 39868 GNR W.R.AIREY RGA (on 1914 Star) 39868 GNR W.R.AIREY RA (on pair) To France 7/11/14 with 8th Divisional Artillery Column, Royal Garrison Artillery. With supporting documentation. Condition: VF+
1914 TRIO to a 2nd LINCOLNSHIRE REGT 1914 CASUALTY 9011 PTE S.C.GIBSON 2/LINC.R Sidney Claude Gibson, born Norwich. To France 5/11/14 & entitled to the 'Aug-Nov 1914' Clasp. KIA F&F 22/11/14 near Neuve Chapelle & is commemorated on Le Touret Memorial. With old copy 'Aug-Nov 1914' Clasp. With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914 TRIO to a HOWE BTN RND OFFICER & later OBSERVER RFC SUB.LIEUT B.J.A.CLAUDET RNVR HOWE BTN RND (on 1914 Star) LIEUT B.J.A.CLAUDET RFC (on pair) Bertram John Antoine Claudet, born 28/6/93. Educated at Imperial College of Science & Technology 1911. Elected a member of the Royal Aero Club of the U.K. in January 1914. 'Jack' Claudet was commissioned Sub.Lt. RNVR 9/8/14. Landed at Dunkirk, France in early October 1914 with Howe Bn, Royal Naval Division & took part in the Siege of Antwerp. Returned to the UK. Subsequently served in Gallipoli with Howe Bn, R.N.Div. from May 1915. Promoted Temp.Lieut 12/5/15 & appeared on a Casualty List 13/6/15. Joined the RFC in France 26/10/16 as an Observer with No 3 Squadron and was involved in reconnaissance & artillery spotting. On 27/12/16 he was flying as Observer with Lt K.A.Creery in a Morane LA (a high-wing monoplane, Serial A119) of No 3 Sqn RFC on an artillery observation mission, when they were engaged in aerial combat with 4 enemy aeroplanes over Guedecourt; their Morane was shot-up & forced to land, but neither Creery nor Claudet were injured. Transferred to Unemployed List at Wimbledon Dispersal Centre 10/1/19. Married 1920 & in 1939 he was living at 59 Longdean Ave, Hove, Sussex. Died in Hove 1952. With 1pp RNVR Service Record, 4pp RND Service Records & 4pp RFC/RAF Service Records, plus supporting documentation. Note 1: His Army Officers Papers also exist at TNA, Ref: WO 339/99811 but we have not checked them. Note 2: Remarkably Claudet is positively identified & named in 2 of a series of photographs taken during the 1914 Antwerp expedition. See: www.jackclegg.com/Norman002.htm Also see: www.jackclegg.com/Norman003.htm Condition: NEF
1914 TRIO to No.3 Company, 6th Divisional Train ASC T-28653 DVR C.DINHAM A.S.C. To France 8/9/14 with No.3 Company, 6th Divisional Train ASC With supporting documentation. Condition: Lightly polished VF
1914 TRIO to Serjeant, 2nd GORDON HIGHLANDERS 10583 PTE J.CAMPBELL 2/GORD.H (on 1914 Star) 10583 SJT J.CAMPBELL GORD.H (on pair) To France 7/10/14 With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914 TRIO to the 18th Brigade RFA 60140 GNR A.MORGAN RFA (on 1914 Star) 60140 CPL A.MORGAN RA (on pair) Enlisted 10/11/09. To France 27/9/14 with 18th Brigade RFA, part of the 3rd (Lahore) Division of the Indian Army. Wounded; Discharged 17/7/19 & was entitled to a Silver War Badge. Note: 18th Brigade RFA originally comprised 53rd, 93rd & 94th Batteries, and was moved into the Ypres sector where the First Battle of Ypres was in progress. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914 TRIO to the 2nd DRAGOON GUARDS (QUEEN'S BAYS) GS-5125 PTE W.SLEVIN 2/D.GDS To France 8/11/14 with 2nd DRAGOON GUARDS (QUEEN'S BAYS) Discharged 6/12/17 & entitled to a Silver War Badge. His medals were sent to 1 Priory Road, Kimmage, Co.Dublin. With supporting documentation. Condition: Small edge knock on BWM, GVF
1914 TRIO to the 2nd HIGHLAND LIGHT INFANRTY 8992 PTE J.THOMPSON HIGH.L.I To France 14/8/14 with 2nd Highland Light Infantry & entitled to the 'Aug-Nov' Clasp; subsequently tried for Desertion. With supporting documentation. Condition: With rosette on ribbon. Lightly polished VF
1914 TRIO to the 34th Brigade RFA 57882 CPL R.MARTIN RFA (on 1914 Star) 57882 A-B.Q.M.SJT R.MARTIN RA (on pair) To France 16/8/14 as Corporal in 34th Brigade RFA, 2nd Infantry Division & was later promoted to Acting Battery Quarter Master Sergeant. Note: 34th Brigade RFA originally comprised 22nd, 50th and 70th Batteries & was in action at Mons & the Retreat from Mons, the Battles of the Marne & the Aisne, and the First Battle of Ypres 1914. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914 TRIO to the 39th Brigade RFA 55497 DVR G.PHILLIPS RFA To France 16/8/14 with 39th Brigade RFA & was entitled to a Clasp. The 39th Brigade originally comprised the 46th, 51st and 54th Batteries, and was in action in the 1914 Battles of Mons, The Marne, The Aisne & First Ypres. With gilded copy ‘Aug-Nov’ Bar. With supporting documentation. Condition: BWM renamed & lightly contacted, GVF
1914 TRIO to the COLDSTREAM GUARDS 5840 PTE G.LAMPORT C.GDS Enlisted 16/11/04; To France 13/8/14 with the Guards Division & confirmed as entitled to a clasp; Suffered Gun Shot Wound in Left Forearm; Discharged 24/7/15 & entitled to Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914 TRIO to the COLDSTREAM GUARDS 10621 PTE F.WEST C.GDS To France 26/8/14 With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF/NEF
1914 TRIO with ORIGINAL ‘5th AUG-22nd NOV 1914’ CLASP 9830 PTE C.W.GURNEY 1st E.YORK.R. Born Paddington. To France 8/9/14; KIA F&F 27/10/14 & commemorated on Ploegsteert Memorial. With supporting documentation. Condition: Mounted as worn on old silk ribbons. Toned EF
1914 TRIO with ORIGINAL ‘5th AUG-22nd NOV 1914’ CLASP H-5413 PTE A.R.HUNT 10/HRS To France 6/10/14 Later transferred to TANK CORPS. With supporting documentation. Condition: Mounted as worn on old silk ribbons. Toned GVF
1914 TRIO with ORIGINAL ‘5th AUG-22nd NOV 1914’ CLASP [Low Number] 468 PTE J.BANNATYNE 2nd GORD.HIGHRS Born Edinburgh. To France 7/10/14; DROWNED 16/3/15 & buried Merville Communal Cemetery. With supporting documentation. Condition: Bar with enlarged holes, on original silk ribbons. sek on BWM, EF
1914 TRIO [Low Number] 281 PTE W.HUMPHREY 9/LRS (on 1914 Star) L-281 PTE W.HUMPHREY 9/LRS (on pair) To France 15/8/14 & entitled to Clasp With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 6467 PTE I.A.AUSTIN 12th KRRC To France 24/7/15 Later transferred to Wiltshire Regt & discharged to Class Z 26/1/19 With supporting documentation. Condition: Traces of gilding, GVF
1914/15 STAR 18347 PTE H.LLOYD 7th SOUTH WALES BORDERERS To France 5/9/15; Discharged 21/1/19 & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting research documentation. Condition: EF
1914/15 STAR 13035 PTE J.DUNCAN 6th KOSB To France 12/5/15 With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 3322 PTE G.ANNING 2/5th DEVON R To Egypt 5/9/15; Also entitled to IGS Bar 'Afghanistan NWF 1919' With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 2309 PTE W.J.HEDDON DEVON R To India 20/5/15 Discharged 29/3/19 With Medal Index Card. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR 23989 PTE H.LEE RAMC To Gallipoli 18/10/15 With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 3015 PTE J.GARDNER 5th S.LAN.R To France 8/5/15; Discharged from Labour Corps due to sickness 25/6/18 & entitled to Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: VF+
1914/15 STAR 2086 PTE H.F.SMITHSON SHER.RANG To Egypt 27/4/15 with the 1/1st Nottinghamshire (Sherwood Rangers) Yeomanry. Subsequently this unit went to Gallipoli and landed at Suvla Bay during the night of 17-18/8/15. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR to a 2nd R.SC.FUS (DOW SOMME 2/7/16) 19895 PTE R.WILKIE R.SC.FUS Born St.Vigeans & lived at Broughty Ferry, Forfarshire. To France 30/12/15 with 2nd ROYAL SCOTS FUSILIERS. This battalion went over the top on 1/7/16 in 30th Division attack near Montauban & suffered 178 casualties. DOW F&F 2/7/16 on 2nd Day of the Somme & is buried in plot 1.B.11 of Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt-L'Abbe. With supporting documentation. Condition: Polished VF
1914/15 STAR to 2nd NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE REGT 8436 SGT D.H.WILLIAMS N.STAFF.R Served with 2nd Battalion on the N.W.Frontier of India in 1915. With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914/15 STAR to 7th DRAGOON GUARDS GS-7779 L.CPL J.R.CONVERY 7- D.GDS To France 17/8/15 With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR to 7th KSLI 17992 PTE H.HUGHES SHROPS.L.I. Born circa 1895. Enlisted 19/5/15; To France 27/10/15 with 7th BATTN. Discharged 13/3/18 from KSLI Base Depot & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 16478 PTE J.MOORE S.W.BORD. To France 24/9/15 with 6th PIONEER BATTN, SOUTH WALES BORDERERS With supporting documentation. Condition: One letter over-stamped, GVF
1914/15 STAR 2222 GNR E.F.BOSWELL RFA To France 7/10/15 With Medal Index Card. Condition: Small stains, VF
1914/15 STAR 14639 PTE A.J.BEST 7th SOM.L.I. To France 24/7/15 With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 3-10389 PTE A.PEPPER W.RID.R To France 4/5/15; Discharged 21/1/18 & entitled to Silver War Badge With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 16824 PTE A.J.BROWN 6th S.W.BORD To France 24/9/15; Later transferred to BEDF.R. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 17125 PTE T.HYLAND 1st R.SC.FUS To France 3/6/15; Discharged 8/10/15 & entitled to Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR 19633 PTE D.DONOGHUE WELSH R To France 8/6/15 With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR 7519 L.CPL C.EDISBURY 1/4th R.W.FUS. To France 19/2/15; Later served in 7th Y.&L.R. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR T4-071243 PTE A.J.FILBY ASC To France 10/4/15 Entitled to a Silver War Badge 14/5/18 With Medal Index Card. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR 142207 A.BMBR G.H.GREENFIELD RFA From Tottenham; To France 18/3/15; Awarded Meritorious Service Medal; MSM LG 14/6/18 'for devotion' as Artillery Clerk, HQ 4th Corps Heavy Artillery in France. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 68582 CPL W.A.LEATHERS RE To France 1/5/15 With Medal Index Card. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR 18240 PTE E.F.COX 7th KOSB To France 28/10/15; Discharged due to sickness 23/1/17 & entitled to Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: Silvered GVF
1914/15 STAR 3000 PTE G.J.HOWLING 2nd LOND.R To Egypt 30/8/15 Entitled to a Silver War Badge 17/2/17 With Medal Index Card. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 86870 GNR F.C.HUMPHRIES RFA To France 27/12/15 With Medal Index Card. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR L-20626 GNR E.G.ARNOLD RFA To France 12/12/15 With Medal Index Card. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR M2-117321 PTE W.H.LAYCOCK ASC To France 31/8/15 Transferred to Class Z Army Reserve 11/4/19 With Medal Index Card. Condition: Traces of gilding, VF+
1914/15 STAR 18928 PTE W.ROCHE 6th R.LANC.R. To Gallipoli 5/9/15; Later transferred to R.Irish Rifles With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914/15 STAR 26378 PTE L.J.REEVES 9th WORC.R To Gallipoli 15/9/15 With supporting documentation. Condition: Toned NEF
1914/15 STAR 3300 PTE T.FORMSTON RIF.BRIG To France 23/6/15 Transferred to MGC With Medal Index Card Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 90949 DVR W.GARLICK RE To France 27/9/15 Transferred to Class Z Reserve With Medal Index Card. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 69654 SPR W.HALLAM RE To France 3/8/15 Transferred to Class Z Reserve With Medal Index Card. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 1750 PTE F.FLEMING MANCH.R To Egypt 21/9/15 Entitled to a Silver War Badge 25/8/16 With Medal Index Card. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 1866 PTE A.JOHNSON RAMC To Egypt 15/12/15 Transferred to Class Z 10/8/19 With Medal Index Card. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR 7184 PTE C.DERRETT 1st DEVON R To France 3/12/14; Discharged 6/11/15 With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR L-6335 PTE D.MEAD 9th LRS To France 1/6/15 with 9th Lancers; Discharged 21/3/17 & entitled to the Silver War Badge With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 3-11205 PTE G.BULL NORTH’N.R. His prefix indicates that he was recalled from the reserve. To France 2/12/15 With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 1626 PTE A.E.SLADE K.EDW.H. To France 15/7/15 with King Edwards Horse; Discharged sick 23/8/16 & entitled to the Silver War Badge With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR 8395 PTE S.COLLINS 13th HRS To France 15/12/14 with 13th Hussars; To Reserve 15/4/19 With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 3587 3/CON O.ACUNDA KENYA POLICE MIC shows entitlement to a trio. With supporting documentation. Condition: Polished AVF
1914/15 STAR T3-026665 DVR R.ALDERSON ASC To France 13/9/15 Transferred to Class Z With Medal Index Card. Condition: EF
1914/15 STAR 16461 PTE A.V.JOWETT WORC.R To France 22/9/15 Transferred to Class Z With Medal Index Card. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 15895 PTE E.JONES 8th S.W.BORD To France 5/9/15 With printed research documentation. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR 12191 PTE C.KIRK 10th HRS To France 18/5/15 With printed research documentation. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR 33617 CPL J.W.BULLEN RAMC To France 19/5/15 With Medal Index Card. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR 12454 PTE A.G.HEMPSTEAD ESSEX R To France 30/5/15 with 9th Battalion Transferred to Class Z Army Reserve 5/3/19 With Medal Index Card. Condition: VF+
1914/15 STAR 239114 S.RANDALL L.S. RN Born High Wycombe, Bucks 1889. Joined Royal Navy as Boy 2nd Class 19/7/07; Served on various ships including Manco, Jolaire, Actaeon & Pekin during WW1; Demobilised 6/6/21 & paid a War Gratuity. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR 2198 SPR C.JACKSON RE To France 10/10/15 Served with 2nd Field Coy, 49th West Riding Division With Medal Index Card. Condition: EF
1914/15 STAR & BRITISH WAR MEDAL 188828 T.E.BONNER ACT.L.S. RN Born Lewisham 1880. Enlisted 1898; Served at Scapa Flow on HMS Hannibal, a Majestic-class pre-dreadnought battleship, from 1/08/14 to 19/02/15; Later served on D.A.M.S. - Defensively Armed Merchant Ships; Demobilised 21/03/19 & was paid a War Gratuity. With supporting documentation. Condition: File marks on 2 star points; BWM lightly polished, GVF
1914/15 STAR & BRITISH WAR MEDAL M1-08611 PTE J.CHAMBERS ASC To France 4/4/15 Transferred to Class Z With Medal Index Card. Condition: VF+
1914/15 STAR & BRITISH WAR MEDAL 1943 PTE W.MASON E.SURR.R To France 23/2/15 & joined 2nd East Surreys in the field. Wounded & entitled to a Silver War Badge 8/9/17 With Medal Index Card. Condition: Toned EF
1914/15 STAR & BRITISH WAR MEDAL 13524 PTE J.DEACONS R.SC.FUS To France 10/7/15 Later transferred to MGC Convicted of Desertion 18/4/16 With Medal Index Card. Note: Deacon's Victory Medal was sold in Saffron Walden by another collector in 2013 so it's out there somewhere! Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR & BRITISH WAR MEDAL to the 1st ROYAL WARWICKSHIRE REGT 4478 PTE S.CARTER R.WAR.R To France 29/7/15 & served in 1st Battn. Discharged 16/9/16 & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL TS-4999 DVR H.J.DANSIE ASC To France 29/5/15 With Medal Index Card. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL 2445 PTE H.McGAHEY DURH.L.I. (on star) 5-2445 PTE H.McGAHEY DURH.L.I. (on victory) Born Newcastle-on-Tyne; To France 16/4/15 with 1/5th BATTN; DOW F&F 26/4/15 & buried Longuenesse Souvenir Cemetery, St.Omer. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL S-4076 PTE W.CLARK 9th GORD.HIGHRS To France 9/7/15 Transferred to Class Z Army Reserve 25/2/19 With Medal Index Card & Medal Roll. Condition: VF+
1914/15 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL 2349 L.CPL W.HAMILTON Q.O.R.GLASGOW Y (on star) 2349 SJT W.HAMILTON Q.O.R.GLASGOW Y (on victory medal) To France 1/9/15; Later SJT in the HIGH.L.I. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL 15859 PTE F.VIPONT 8th BORD.R To France 26/9/15 With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL L-13378 DVR E.C.TRANTER RFA To France 28/11/15 With Medal Index Card. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL 2551 PTE C.GENESE A.P.C. To France 6/11/15 with the Army Pay Corps. Discharged 19/7/18 & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With Medal Index Card. Condition: GVF/NEF
1914/15 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL 6306 PTE R.ROWE BORD.R. To France 26/11/14 with 2nd BATTN With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL K-17096 E.G.HOUGHTON STO.1 RN Born Peckham 1892 Joined Royal Navy 16/12/12; Served on various ships during WW1, including HMS Sentinel, Ceres & Pekin, and received a War Gratuity. With supporting documentation. Condition: Contacted & polished NVF
1914/15 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL - KIA SOMME 1st July 1916 14785 PTE W.KENWORTHY 9th YORK.& LANC.R. Born & enlisted Barnsley. To France 27/8/15; KIA F&F 1/7/16 during 8th Division attack on Ovillers on the First Day of the Somme & is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial. With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914/15 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL to 18th HUSSARS 15289 PTE A.W.ALDRED 18 HRS To France 1/6/15 With supporting documents. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL to 4th LONDON REGT 2606 CPL R.ALLUM 4-LOND.R (on star) 2606 SJT R.ALLUM 4-LOND.R (on victory) To Egypt 24/8/15; Served in Gallipoli from 10/10/15 to 20/1/16, then returned to Egypt. To France 23/6/16 until wounded in the Arm & Shoulder 12/9/16; Returned to Blighty 13/9/16. Discharged 27/9/17 & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF/NEF
1914/15 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL to 5th O.B.L.I. 11699 L.CPL J.MORRIS OXF.& BUCKS.L.I. (on star) 11699 PTE J.MORRIS OXF.& BUCKS.L.I. (on pair) To France 16/7/15 & served with 5th Battalion. Discharged & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR - to a MANCHESTER CITY PALS PoW 12858 PTE J.DAWSON 18th MANCH.R Born Harpurhey, Manchester. To France 8/11/15 with '3rd MANCHESTER CITY PALS'; Taken Prisoner of War at the Spoil Bank 26/4/18 & first held at Hirson PoW Camp, near Berry-au-Bac on the Aisne, then at Dulmen PoW Camp in Westphalia, Germany. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR to 1/8th 'ARDWICK' BATTN, MANCH.R 1954 PTE S.JAMES MANCH.R To Egypt 25/9/14 with 1/8th Battalion Note: Was part of 42nd Division, which served in Gallipoli 1915 With Medal Index Card. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR to 10th GORDON HIGHLANDERS 8116 PTE M.M.WATSON GORD.HIGHRS. To France 7/7/15 with 10th Battalion. With research documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR to 13th 'KENSINGTONS' LONDON REGT 3127 PTE F.FEAST 13th LOND.R Born Osmaston, Derbyshire 1895; Enlisted 3/9/14 To France 21/12/15; Suffered a Gun Shot Wound to his knee 17/2/17 Transferred to RFC 27/3/17; Discharged 19/9/19 but re-enlisted in RAF 26/2/38. With supporting documents. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR to 1st NORTH STAFFS.REGT CASUALTY 8581 PTE A.MAYER N.STAFF.R Born & lived in Tunstall, Staffs. To France 11/1/15 & served in 1st BATTN. KIA F&F 27/4/16 & is buried in Dranoutre Military Cemetery, Belgium. With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914/15 STAR to 6th BEDFORDSHIRE REGT 12281 PTE P.DAVIES BEDF.R. Born Hanley, Staffs. To France 30/7/15. DOW F&F 4/5/16 & buried in St.Amand British Cemetery. With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914/15 STAR to 7th QUEEN'S R. - KIA SOMME 1st July 1916 G-1949 PTE A.S.BAKER QUEEN'S R Arthur Sidney Baker, born Carshalton, Surrey circa 1895. To France 27/7/17 with 7th QUEEN'S REGT. KIA F&F 1/7/16 during 18th Division attack near Montauban on the First Day of the Somme & is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Somme. With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914/15 STAR to 8th GLOUCESTERSHIRE REGT 11919 PTE G.EVANS GLOUC.R Enlisted 29/8/14 with 8th Battalion. To France 18/7/15 Wounded. Discharged 20/8/17 & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914/15 STAR to 8th WELSH R. GALLIPOLI CASUALTY 27040 PTE W.LANE WELSH R Born Haigh, Lancs. To Gallipoli 4/7/15 with 8th WELSH REGT. DOW received at GALLIPOLI 18/8/15 & buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery. With research documentation. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR to an ARMY CYCLIST CORPS PRISONER OF WAR 9370 PTE S.W.KILLICK A.CYC.CORPS Sidney William Killick, born Wisborough Green 1896. Originally enlisted into 16th 'PUBLIC SCHOOLS' Battalion, Middlesex Regt 26/5/15. To France 16/11/15 with 33rd Divisional Cyclist Company. Taken German POW 9/4/18 & repatriated 26/11/18. DIED HOME 1/2/19 whilst in 11th Cyclist Corps & is buried in St.Mary's Churchyard, Pulborough. Also commemorated on Pulborough War Memorial. With 7pp Soldiers Papers & supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR to HORSE TRANSPORT, ASC T-34826 DVR F.W.RUSSELL ASC To France 9/9/15 with the Horse Transport. Entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR to Lance Serjeant, STAFFORDSHIRE YEOMANRY 2902 L.SJT C.E.SILVESTER STAFF.YEO To Egypt 10/11/15 Later transferred to the Notts & Derby Regt, then into the MGC. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR to RFA later 1st Field Survey Coy RE 1392 GNR G.ARNOLD RFA From West Bromwich. To France 1/3/15 with the ROYAL FIELD ARTILLERY. Transferred to 1st Field Survey Coy, ROYAL ENGINEERS. DIED F&F 24/12/18 & buried in Douai British Cemetery, Cuincy, France. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR to SOUTH NOTTS.HUSSARS (NOTTINGHAMSHIRE YEOMANRY) 1825 PTE A.B.CLAY S.NOTTS.HRS To Egypt 9/12/15. Later transferred to the MGC. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR to the 18th HUSSARS (DOW) 19602 PTE R.WEAVER 18TH HRS Born, lived & enlisted in Cirencester. To France 18/10/15 Wounded in Action F&F 23/3/18 during the German Spring Advance & returned to Blighty. DOW HOME 25/5/18 & was buried in Hatfield Road Cemetery, St.Albans. With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914/15 STAR to the 1st MIDDLESEX REGT 9235 PTE F.GUENIGAULT MIDDX.R To France 30/9/15 & served with the1st Middlesex Regt. Later transferred to 13th Middx.Regt & was finally discharged from 1st East Lancs.Regt. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR to the 2nd MIDDLESEX REGT 7527 PTE C.ROGERS MIDDX.R To France 8/6/15 & served with the 2nd Middlesex Regt. Discharged 4/3/19 to Army Reserve Class 'Z' With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 STAR to the COLDSTREAM GUARDS 13814 PTE H.AYLWARD C.GDS To France 15/8/15 With Medal Index Card. Condition: Mounted as worn on old silk ribbon, NEF
1914/15 STAR to the RMLI PO-15594 PTE J.WAKEFIELD R.M.L.I. Born Lincoln 1890. Joined Portsmouth Division, Royal Marine Light Infantry 8/1/10. Granted a Hurt Certificate 20/6/18 & invalided 14/11/18. With supporting documentation. Condition: VF
1914/15 STAR to the ROYAL SCOTS FUSILIERS 19411 PTE W.BARNES R.SC.FUS To France 14/10/15 With Medal Index Card. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR [LOW NUMBER] 781 PTE N.DOUGLAS 1st R.FUS To France 1/4/15 With supporting documentation. Condition: Slight stain on reverse, GVF
1914/15 STAR [Low Number] 261 GNR H.S.ALLWRIGHT RFA To France 22/12/14 With Medal Index Card. Condition: NEF
1914/15 STAR [Low Number] Y-625 PTE R.ALLMAN K.R.RIF.C. To France 18/5/15 Later transferred to MGC With Medal Index Card. Condition: EF
1914/15 STAR, VICTORY MEDAL & GvR TERRITORIAL FORCE EFFICIENCY MEDAL 1431 CPL F.H.HOLMAN DEVON R (on star) 1431 SGT F.H.HOLMAN DEVON R (on victory) 202588 SGT F.H.HOLMAN 4/DEVON R (on TFEM) To Egypt 5/09/15; Also entitled to BWM & GvR IGS Bar 'Afghanistan NWF 1919' With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 TRIO NO.2961 BEARER AKUL DIN 2 COY. A.B.C. (on star) NO.2961 BR AKAL DIN A.B.C. (on pair) Army Bearer Corps, Indian Army Condition: GVF
1914/15 TRIO 27085 PTE H.BISHOP L'POOL.R (13th Bn) Born Stepney. To France 7/12/15 with 13th Battn; KIA F&F 28/3/18 & commemorated on the Arras Memorial, France. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 TRIO 6733 PTE R.JONES R.FUS (on star) G-6733 PTE R.JONES R.FUS (on pair) Born Queen's Park 1891. Joined Royal Fusiliers 8/9/14; To France 6/10/15; Transferred to RFC & renumbered 26281; Appointed Flight Sergt 1/8/17; Served in the RAF as Chief Mechanic from 1/4/18; Discharged to RAF 'G' Reserve 16/4/19. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914/15 TRIO 18867 PTE E.H.EADES 8th R.BERKS.R To France 16/12/15; To Class Z 12/4/19. With printed research documentation Condition: Lightly contacted GVF
1914/15 TRIO 232133 A.E.WALLER A.B. RN (on star) 232133 A.E.WALLER L.S. RN (on pair) Born Oare, near Faversham 1887 & joined Royal Navy in 1905. During WW1 he served on HMS DOMINION from 1/2/14 to 4/4/18 - this King Edward VII-class battleship survived a German U-boat attack in May 1916. Then served on HMS Commonwealth 5/4/18 to 1919. Discharged 11/4/19 & was paid a War Gratuity. With 1pp Sailors Papers & supporting documentation. Condition: Slight edge knock on victory, GVF
1914/15 TRIO 10212 PTE S.MARTIN R.LANC.R. Born Ashton-Under-Lyne; To France 15/1/15 with 2nd BATTN; Just one month later DOW F&F 20/2/15 & buried in Ypres Town Cemetery Extension. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914/15 TRIO 3302 PTE A.LANDREY 2-LOND.R To Egypt 1/1/15 & served on the Gallipoli Peninsula from 7/10/15 to 24/11/15 Transferred to 17th LOND.R. from 9/4/17 until 9/9/18, having briefly served in the 9th Entrenching Battalion in May 1917. With printed research documentation Condition: GVF
1914/15 TRIO 05331 PTE R.LAKE A.O.C. To France 13/8/15. With supporting research documentation. Condition: BWM lightly contacted VF+
1914/15 TRIO 2475 PTE J.PALEY 1/1st YORK.HRS Born Moortown, Leeds. To France 27/2/15 & served in 'B' Squadron, 1/1st YORK.HRS With original OCA Membership Card 1938-39 & 7pp Soldiers Papers. With supporting research documentation. Condition: Mounted as worn on silk ribbons, NEF
1914/15 TRIO 2356 / 200433 PTE B.J.BEDDOES 5th R.WAR.REGT To France 22/3/15. With supporting research documentation. Condition: NEF
1914/15 TRIO 7574 PTE J.D.MAGUIRE 7th NORTH STAFFS.REGT To Gallipoli 17/9/15; Later transferred to MGC. Condition: EF
1914/15 TRIO 2680 PTE A.HACKING E.LANC.REGT To Gallipoli 1/7/15 & served with 1/4th East Lancs Regt. Later Transferred to Labour Corps & was disembodied on 30/6/19. With supporting research documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 TRIO 9431 L.CPL W.H.FRANKLIN E.KENT R (on star) 29720 2.AM W.H.FRANKLIN RAF (on pair) Enlisted 26/10/08; To France 17/1/15 with E.Kent Regt; Transferred to RFC 25/4/16 & served as Armourer; Suffered Gun Shot Wounds to Head & Face 6/10/18; Discharged from RAF 29/12/22. With 2pp RAF Papers. Condition: Mounted as worn on silk ribbons, Toned EF
1914/15 TRIO 3325 L.CPL J.W.MASSEY STAFF.YEO (on star) 3325 PTE J.W.MASSEY STAFF.YEO (on pair) To Egypt 10/11/15. Disembodied 13/7/19. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 TRIO & DEFENCE MEDAL 12385 PTE / CPL E.SMITH R.FUS. To France 5/10/15 with 3rd Regular Battalion With supporting documentation. Condition: Mounted as worn on old silk ribbons, GVF
1914/15 TRIO & MEMORIAL PLAQUE - KIA SOMME 1st July 1916 S-10457 PTE W.A.G.JACKSON RIF.BRIG. (on trio) WILLIAM ARTHUR GILL JACKSON (on Memorial Plaque) Born Middlesbrough, Yorks. To France 8/12/15; KIA F&F 1/7/16 on the First Day of the Somme, when the 1st Rifle Brigade attacked Redan Ridge but was met by a hail of rifle & machine-gun fire from Heidenkopf Redoubt (the Quadrilateral). They entered the German first line by 10.00am but after heavy, close quarter fighting along the trenches, the small party of survivors were finally driven out in the late afternoon by a counter attack. This action cost the 1st Rifle Brigade 474 casualties, of whom 14 Officers & 154 Other Ranks were killed. With supporting documentation. Condition: Toned NEF
1914/15 TRIO - KIA SOMME 1st July 1916 15868 PTE A.C.PARTON 8th YORK.& LANC.R Born Carbrook, Sheffield. To France 27/8/15; KIA F&F 1/7/16 during 8th Division attack on Ovillers on the First Day of the Somme & is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial. With supporting documentation. Condition: A few very light scratches on BWM obverse, otherwise Toned NEF
1914/15 TRIO - KIA SOMME 1st July 1916 15739 PTE A.GILDEA 8th YORKS.L.I. Born Dewsbury, Yorks; To France 26/8/15; KIA F&F 1/7/16 during 8th Division attack on Ovillers on the First Day of the Somme & is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial. With OHMS Envelope addressed to his mother at 1 Granville Street, Dewsbury & supporting documentation. Note: A portrait photo of Alf Gidea on the Great War Forum's 8th Bn KOYLI thread - see http://1914-1918.invisionzone.com/forums/uploads/monthly_08_2007/post-7183-1187938866.jpg Condition: Official corrections to ‘A’ of surname on star & BWM, and to unit on BWM – all corrections confirmed on the MIC. On original silk ribbons & star gilded, NEF
1914/15 TRIO plus Silver Medallion etc 19707 PTE G.A.KEEN 18th HRS To France 16/7/15; To Sec.B 24/8/19. With named, Hallmarked Silver 'NATIONAL SAFETY FIRST ASSOCIATION' MEDAL & '1933' Bar suspender, plus 13 more dated bars [1937-1952] Condition: Toned NEF
1914/15 TRIO to 11th MIDDX.R G-9529 PTE H.PAPWORTH MIDDX.R Born Islington; To France 27/7/15 with 11th Battn; KIA F&F 25/6/17 & commemorated on Arras Memorial. With supporting documentation. Condition: Toned GVF
1914/15 TRIO to 11th RIFLE BRIGADE S-7947 PTE D.W.COOK RIF.BRIG. Born Clerkenwell & lived at 7 Stavordale Road, Highbury, London. Enlisted 12/1/15; To France 21/7/15 with 20th Light Division. Suffered a Gun Shot Wound in right leg 13/10/16 & returned to Blighty. DOW HOME 22/12/16 & buried in Islington Cemetery. With 2 original Letters of Condolence & Bestowal from the Rifle Brigade Record Office, plus 8pp Soldiers Papers & other supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914/15 TRIO to 11th Royal Fusiliers 8139 PTE H.O.HODGE R.FUS (on star) GS-8139 SJT H.A.HODGE R.FUS (on pair) To F&F 26/7/15 with 11th BATTN With 2 MICs which confirm the change of middle initial. Condition: GVF
1914/15 TRIO to 12th HIGHLAND LIGHT INFANTRY 4293 PTE D.BEGG HIGH.L.I To France 11/7/15 with 12th BATTN. Discharged due to sickness 5/9/16 & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: BWM contacted & small edge knocks on victory. Polished VF
1914/15 TRIO to 12th RIFLE BRIGADE S-1933 PTE C.A.SMITH RIF.BRIG (on star) 1933 PTE C.A.SMITH RIF.BRIG (on pair) To France 21/7/15 with 12th RIFLE BRIGADE until 3/8/16 Returned to France with 11th R.SUSSEX R. from 25/8/17 to 11/11/18 Discharged from the Military Foot Police to Class Z 14/2/19 With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914/15 TRIO to 19th C.E.F. OFFICER 55413 CPL T.V.DUNCAN 19/CAN.INF (on star) LIEUT T.V.DUNCAN (on pair) Thomas Victor Duncan, born Forest Gate, London 9/4/87. Enlisted Toronto 11/11/14. The 19th CAN.INF (1st Central Ontario Regt) went to France on 14/9/15 & in 1916 took part in the Battles of Flers-Courcelette, Thiepval, Le Transloy & the Ancre Heights. Appointed Temp.Lieutenant 14/12/16. Died 6/12/70. With small book of biblical quotes 'Our Daily Food' inscribed 'Lieut Thos.V.Duncan from Dad. 19th Batt Canadians', plus original 19th CEF Cap Badge (brooched; lacks pin), 4 x "19th" Full sized brass buttons & 7 smaller "19th" brass buttons. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
1914/15 TRIO to 1st LONDON REGT 1247 PTE A.ASHDOWN 1st LOND.R To France 11/3/15 & served on the Western Front until 4/7/16, so quite possibly wounded early in the Battle of the Somme. Returned to France 4/1/17 until 27/6/17. Discharged 2/4/18 & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 TRIO to 2nd ROYAL IRISH REGT 8617 PTE F.SEWELL R.IR.REGT To France 14/6/15 Served with 2nd Battalion, then 6th Battn & 1st Battn. With original, tatty Box of Issue plus supporting documentation. Condition: On long, old silk ribbons, NEF
1914/15 TRIO to 2nd SCOTTISH HORSE 5175 PTE A.MORRIS 2-SCO.H (on star) 5175 SJT A.MORRIS 2-SCO.H (on pair) To Gallipoli 18/8/15; Renumbered 315527 and transferred to 13th 'SCOTTISH HORSE YEOMANRY' BATTN, R.HIGHRS 1/10/16; Disembodied 7/3/19 Mounted as worn on frayed old silk ribbons. With supporting documents. Condition: BWM lightly contacted, VF+
1914/15 TRIO to a 'CAST-IRON SIXTH' OFFICER 2.LIEUT V.TUCKER 6-LOND.R. (on star) LIEUT V.TUCKER (on pair) Valentine Tucker, lived at 4 Thicket Wood, Anerley, London SE20. Commissioned from the Inns of Court OTC into 6th LONDON REGT 23/3/15 To France 10/4/15 Promoted Lieut 24/3/16 Promoted Capt & transferred to 5th LOND.R. Later served as Capt 1/55th COKES RIFLES, Indian Army. Note: His Officers Papers exist at TNA, Ref: WO 374/69678 but we have not checked them. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
1914/15 TRIO to the 'BLACK WATCH' 1748 PTE C.TOOZE R.HIGHRS To France 2/5/15 with 1/6th 'PERTHSHIRE BATTN' TF With supporting documentation. Condition: Sek on victory, VF+
1914/15 TRIO with BILINGUAL VICTORY GNR A.TAYLOR H.A. (on star) GNR A.TAYLOR 1st S.A.I. (on pair) Born Yorkshire & his wife lived in Blackpool; First served with the HEAVY ARTILLERY in German S.W.Africa; To France with 1st SOUTH AFRICAN INFANTRY 7/12/15; KIA F&F 20/4/18 With papers and photos of his name on the Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres. With 7pp S.A. Service Papers & colour photo of his name on the Menin Gate. Condition: EF
1914/15 TRIO [LOW NUMBER] to the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve LZ-723 N.H.OATLEY SIG. RNVR Norman Herbert Oatley. Born 18/12/95 Originally joined the Public Schools Battalion 8/1/15 but transferred to London Division RNVR at Crystal Palace & was drafted to Chatham for Signal duty 17/5/15. Joined HMS Ravenswood, an Auxiliary Paddle Steamer that had been requisitioned by the Admiralty for conversion to a minesweeper, and served out of Dover throughout the war. Demobilised 7/2/19 & paid a War Gratuity. With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
1914/15 TRIO, DEFENCE MEDAL & GviR SPECIAL CONSTABULARY LONG SERVICE MEDAL plus SILVER WAR BADGE 2.LIEUT J.H.COX W.YORK.R. (on star) LIEUT J.H.COX (on pair) JOHN H.COX (on SCLSM) B.230113 (on correctly numbered SILVER WAR BADGE) John Hunter Cox, born Basford, Nottingham 1892 & educated at Taunton School. Commissioned 29/8/14 into 1/7th WEST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT (T.F.) To France 15/4/15 with 'LEEDS RIFLES' Discharged as Captain. Died Scarborough 1972. Note: His Officers Papers exist at TNA, Ref: WO 374/16141 but we have not checked them. With supporting documentation. Condition: BWM toned, with minor edge knick; small spot on SCLSM, GVF/NEF
1939/45 STAR, WAR MEDAL & GviR EFFICIENCY MEDAL Clasp 'TERRITORIAL' 7607872 CFN L.W.SMITH R.E.M.E. (on EM'T') Taken Prisoner by the Germans & held in Stalag XXA at Toruń Podgorz, Poland with POW Number 6936. Note: Royal Electrical & Mechanical Engineer's rank of 'CFN' = Craftsman. With supporting documentation. Condition: Mounted as worn. Light rim bruise on EM'T', NEF
6 SLOT MEDAL ALBUM PAGE 10 x A4 sheets, punched to fit 3-ring & 4-ring binders. UK P&P included. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates. Condition: NEW
BI-LINGUAL VICTORY MEDAL Unnamed, not erased. Condition: Replacement ring, GVF
BILINGUAL VICTORY MEDAL 2/LT W.J.BUCHANAN William John Buchanan, a Farmer from Johannesburg; Previously served in the South African Motor Cycle Corps; Commissioned 2.Lieut 28/5/18 in 1st Battn, Cape Corps. With supporting research documentation. Condition: On short silk ribbon, NEF
BORRETT FAMILY 1) 1914 METROPOLITAN SPECIAL CONSTABULARY LONG SERVICE MEDAL (un-named) in Box of Issue named to ERNEST E.BORRETT 2) DEFENCE MEDAL in WW2 Home Office numbered Box of Issue addressed to Mr R.E.A.BORRETT, 95 Boveney Rd, Forest Hill SE23 With supporting documentation. Condition: Metropolitan SC Medal EF; Defence Medal VF+
BRITISH WAR MEDAL 132049 PTE L.C.BATT M.G.C. Machine Gun Corps With MIC & Medal Roll. Condition: NEF
BRITISH WAR MEDAL S-6995 PTE E.HUMPHREYS 4th RIF.BRIG Born London & lived in Philadelphia, USA. KIA F&F 17/4/15 during 2nd Ypres & commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Belgium. With printed research documentation Condition: Toned EF
BRITISH WAR MEDAL 14815 PTE H.RIDOUT S.WALES BORD. Born Alford; To France 15/4/15 with 2nd BATTN; KIA F&F 26/9/15 & is commemorated on the Loos Memorial. With supporting research documentation. Condition: Toned NEF
BRITISH WAR MEDAL S-23792 PTE J.D.ANDERSON 6th RIF.BRIG Enlisted 27/6/16 & discharged 9/9/18. Also entitled to Victory Medal & Silver War Badge With printed research documentation. Condition: seks, VF
BRITISH WAR MEDAL 203970 PTE J.R.EDE 5th E.SURR.R. 5th Battn TF Number Condition: slight edge knocks, contacted VF+
BRITISH WAR MEDAL 24540 DVR H.WAYMARK R.A. To France 8/11/15 With supporting research documentation. Condition: NEF
BRITISH WAR MEDAL 57173 PTE S.R.JOHNSON 1/6th MANCH.R Born Middlesborough & lived in Newcastle-on-Tyne. DOW F&F 25/3/18 aged 19 & is buried in Douchy-les-Ayette British Cemetery, France. With printed research documentation. Condition: GVF
BRITISH WAR MEDAL - KIA SOMME 1st July 1916 PS-9220 PTE D.N.GRUBB R.FUS Douglas Noel Grubb, born 1892, the only son of John & Annie Grubb, of 1 Cambridge Road, Bromley, Kent & is listed as a member of the peerage of Britain (See: www.thepeerage.com) Enlisted into 18th 'Public Schools' Battn, Royal Fusiliers; Later transferred to 2nd Battalion; KIA F&F 1/7/16 during 29th Division's attack towards Hawthorn Ridge on the First Day of the Somme & is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
BRITISH WAR MEDAL to 8th RIFLE BRIGADE S-3061 PTE A.F.WILCOX 8th RIF.BRIG. To France 19/5/15 with 8th BATTN. Suffered a severe wound F&F 30/6/15 during 2nd Battle of Ypres. Later transferred to 2nd Life Guards. Demobilised 31/3/20. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
BRITISH WAR MEDAL to 12th WEST YORKS REGT 14217 PTE A.WALKER W.YORK.R Born Leeds; To France 10/9/15; KIA F&F 27/9/15 in the Battle of Loos & is commemorated on the Loos Memorial. With supporting documents. Condition: GVF
BRITISH WAR MEDAL to 4th SOUTH AFRICAN INFANTRY PTE L.P.C.MEDER 4th S.A.I. Condition: Toned EF
BRITISH WAR MEDAL to 7th EAST LANCASHIRE REGT 36671 CPL S.WREN E.LAN.R. Served with 7th Battalion in France from 17/12/16 to 23/10/17 Medal Roll noted 'Reverts (to Pte) for misconduct' albeit his medal is still impressed CPL. With research documentation. Condition: sek, GVF
BRITISH WAR MEDAL to a 'LONDON IRISH RIFLES' CASUALTY 6388 PTE G.T.STOKES 18th LOND.R Born Ashford. Served in France with 18th LONDON REGT from 1/9/16 to 12/1/17. Re-numbered 593518 & returned to France 29/5/17. DOW F&F 5/12/17 & is buried in St.Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen. With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
BRITISH WAR MEDAL to a 12th WEST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT CASUALTY 14217 PTE A.WALKER W.YORK.R. Born Leeds. To France 10/9/15 with 12th Battalion. KIA F&F 27/9/15 at Loos & is commemorated on Loos Memorial. With supporting documentation. Condition: VF
BRITISH WAR MEDAL [LOW NUMBER] SZ-583 R.WYMARK O.TEL R.N.V.R. Born Brighton 1899. Joined Sussex Division RNVR 3/12/17. Served on Admiralty Strath-class Trawler ‘John Fairman’, a hydrophone vessel with a crew of up to 18 & armed with a single 12 pounder gun. With 1pp ADM337 Service Papers & supporting research documentation. Condition: On short silk ribbon, NEF
BWM & VICTORY MEDAL 11280 PTE C.B.WISE HAC-INF Admitted into the Honourable Artillery Company 11/8/17. To France & joined 1st Battalion in the field 19/1/18. Wounded F&F 8/10/18 & returned to UK 20/10/18 With supporting documentation. Condition: Toned NEF
BWM & VICTORY MEDAL 77162 PTE T.D.GREGORY DURH.L.I. Served in 7th Durham Light Infantry & later transferred to the R.E. With Medal Index Card plus original OHMS Registered Envelope, addressed to recipient at 48 Cambridge St, Narboro' Road, Leicester. Condition: Toned NEF
BWM & VICTORY MEDAL 10345 PTE L.HERBERT HAC-INF Lived 6 Leinster Avenue, East Sheen, London SW14 Admitted into the Honourable Artillery Company 16/2/17. To France 18/1/18 & served with 1st Battalion until 11/11/18. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
BWM & VICTORY MEDAL & 2 SEPIA PORTRAIT POSTCARDS - ROYAL GARRISON ARTILLERY 116756 GNR W.J.BIGGS RA One postcard reverse is inscribed '116756 GNR W.J.BIGGS RA' The other postcard is from his pal & the reverse is inscribed 'To Mr & Mrs Biggs from yours, very sincerely, F.Russell 26/2/19 - Genappe, Belgium' With named Box of Issue lid & 2 laminated enlargements. Condition: On long, original silk ribbons, EF
BWM & VICTORY MEDAL to ROYAL AIR FORCE plus 4 Medallions 130128 PTE.1 W.COCKELL RAF Born 1876. To France 25/4/17 & first served with MGC. Transferred to the RFC 30/8/17. With 2 HALLMARKED SILVER FOOTBALL MEDALLIONS: > Named & engraved 'C.& D.T.F.L 1904-5 / C.E.Y.M.F.C.' > Named & engraved 'C.& D.T.F.L 1905-6' Plus 2 unnamed BRONZE 'LUCAS TOOTH - BOYS TRAINING FUND' EFFICIENCY MEDALLIONS: > With '1919' Suspender. > With 'LUCAS TOOTH' Suspender & '1921' Clasp. With supporting documentation. Condition: Contained in old velvet lined box, NEF
BWM & VICTORY MEDAL to ROYAL SUSSEX REGT 2979 PTE W.H.McCOY R.SUSS.R With unnamed Bronze Medal "West Sussex Education Committee" Reverse: "Awarded for one year's excellent attendance at School" With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
BWM & VICTORY MEDAL [Low Number] 287 SJT W.MAHONEY RAMC To France 14/3/15 & entitled to 1914/15 Star. Transferred to the ASC 15/10/17. Discharged 29/6/19. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
BWM, VICTORY MEDAL & DEFENCE MEDAL to WELSH REGT in WW1 & the ARP in WW2 49597 PTE J.V.WHITFIELD WELSH R With WW2 Hallmarked Silver ARP (Air Raid Precautions) Lapel Badge, plus 2 Ribbon Bars & Home Secretary's Letter of Bestowal in WW2 OHMS Box of Issue, addressed to J.V.Whitfield, 20 Lingard St, Reddish, Stockport, Ches. With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
BWM, VICTORY MEDAL & WW1 SIGNALLER'S TRADE BADGE BZ-10174 H.ANDERSON SIG. RNVR Harold John Anderson, born 1897. Served as a Signaller in Bristol Division RNVR With tatty old card box, decorated with an original, albeit rather moth-eaten, WW1 RNVR Signaller's Trade Badge. Condition: Medals EF
CASED R.A.O.B. 'TRAFALGAR LODGE' JEWEL Royal Antediluvian Order of Buffaloes Hallmarked Silver Gilt & Enamel Jewel in 'Cashmore & Co' presentation case. Obverse: 'Justice Truth Philanthropy' Medal with 'RAOB-GLE' embroidered ribbon on 'PRIMO' & 'Trafalgar Lodge' hallmarked suspenders. Reverse: Hallmark & engraved 'Presented to Bro.H.C.RUSHMAN - Installed to Second Degree by the Trafalgar Lodge No. 6117 - Aug 14, 1929' I have not identified this Lodge, but it may be in Buffaloes' Jersey Province. Condition: GVF
CRAIG FAMILY GROUP to HERTFORDSHIRE REGT & R.A. a) BWM & VICTORY MEDAL to 269165 PTE W.CRAIG HERTS.R MIC confirms pair only for service with 1/1st HERTS R. Later renumbered 235236 & transferred to LINC.R, firstly to 8th Battn, then 2/5th & finally 1st Battn. With RED I.D. TAG [235236 CRAIG.W. / WES. / LINCS], 2 x Original ‘LINCOLNSHIRE’ Regt Cap Badges, 2 x Brass 'LINCOLN' Shoulder Titles & Enamelled 'BRITISH LEGION' Lapel Badge (Reverse numbered 155077). With supporting documentation. Condition: Medals lightly polished VF+ b) DEFENCE MEDAL & WAR MEDAL (unnamed) as awarded to D.H.W.CRAIG - possibly a WW2 Artillery Officer. In Box of Issue from O.i/c RA (Field) Records, Footscray, Sidcup, Kent & addressed to Mr D.H.W.CRAIG, 35 Byng Road, Barnet, Herts. With Army Council Letter of Bestowal, an R.A. Officer's gilt 'UBIQUE' Collar Dog & a WW2 Lapel Badge 'FOR LOYAL SERVICE' Condition: Medals EF.
EiiR 1953 CORONATION MEDAL In original red EiiR Coronation Medal Box of Issue, one side of which is marked 'CIVIL' Condition: EF
EiiR EFFICIENCY MEDAL Bar 'TERRITORIAL' 3320390 SGT J.GRIBBIN H.L.I. Condition: Small edge knock, NEF
EiiR EFFICIENCY MEDAL Bar 'TERRITORIAL' 22279691 S.SGT H.L.DEVERELL R.A. Condition: NEF
EiiR EFFICIENCY MEDAL Bar 'TERRITORIAL' 6461333 FUS H.C.LARRAD R.F. Royal Fusiliers Condition: EF
EiiR SPECIAL CONSTABULARY LONG SERVICE MEDAL with Bar 'LONG SERVICE 1969' FRANK BANTON Condition: GVF/NEF
EviiR TERRITORIAL FORCE EFFICIENCY MEDAL 9 SJT W.T.SPICER S.& K. R.G.A. Sussex & Kent Royal Garrison Artillery. This TFEM was announced in Army Orders of July 1909, one of only 19 awarded to this unit. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
EviiR TERRITORIAL FORCE EFFICIENCY MEDAL 926 PTE T.W.MILLER 4/L.N.LANC.REGT This TFEM was announced in Army Orders of October 1909, one of only 40 awarded to this unit. With supporting documentation. Condition: VF+
EviiR TERRITORIAL FORCE EFFICIENCY MEDAL 67 2/CPL T.S.WIBBERLEY W.RIDING D.E. R.E. West Riding Divisional Engineers This TFEM was announced in Army Orders of January 1911, one of only 36 awarded to this unit. With supporting documentation. Condition: Toned NEF
EviiR TERRITORIAL FORCE EFFICIENCY MEDAL 71 C.SJT F.DEACON 3/MONMOUTH REGT. This TFEM was announced in Army Orders of January 1910, one of only 44 awarded to this unit. To France 13/2/15. Discharged 21/9/17 & entitled to a Silver War Badge. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
EviiR TERRITORIAL FORCE EFFICIENCY MEDAL & 2nd AWARD CLASP to 4th ESSEX REGIMENT 191 CPL A.C.MOSS 4/ESSEX REGT This TFEM was announced in Army Orders of April 1910 & his clasp was announced in Army Orders of November 1920 Of the 46 TFEMs awarded to this unit only 3 were entitled to the clasp. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
EviiR TERRITORIAL FORCE EFFICIENCY MEDAL to 4th ESSEX REGIMENT 24 SJT C.T.BOOTH 4/ESSEX REGT. This TFEM was announced in Army Orders of 12/08, one of only 46 awarded to this unit. With research documentation. Condition: EF
EviiR TERRITORIAL FORCE EFFICIENCY MEDAL to 4th LOYAL NORTH LANCS.REGT 509 CPL J.CROOK 4/L.N.LANC.REGT This was announced in Army Orders of January 1909, one of only 40 EviiR TFEMs awarded to this unit.  With supporting documentation. Condition: Polished VF
EviiR TERRITORIAL FORCE EFFICIENCY MEDAL to 6th 'PERTHSHIRE' BATTN, ROYAL HIGHLANDERS (BLACK WATCH) 722 L.CPL W.J.REID 6/RL.HDRS This TFEM was announced in Army Orders of July1909, one of only 28 awarded to this unit. With supporting documentation. Condition: Mounted as worn on old silk ribbon. Minor edge knocks, VF
EviiR TERRITORIAL FORCE EFFICIENCY MEDAL to 9th MIDDLESEX REGIMENT 167 PTE W.E.BLORE 9/MIDDX.REGT. This TFEM was announced in Army Orders of 4/09, one of only 42 awarded to this unit. With research documentation. Condition: Very small edge knock, VF+
EviiR TERRITORIAL FORCE EFFICIENCY MEDAL to the 4th DEVON REGT 766 PTE W.H.PERRY 4/DEVON REGT. This TFEM was announced in Army Orders of January 1909, one of only 45 awarded to this unit. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
EviiR TERRITORIAL FORCE EFFICIENCY MEDAL to the 5th 'KING'S OWN' ROYAL LANCASHIRE REGT. 22 PTE R.TYSON 5/RL.LANC.REGT This TFEM was announced in Army Orders of October 1909, one of only 25 awarded to this unit With supporting documentation. Condition: Minor edge knocks, GVF
EviiR TERRITORIAL FORCE EFFICIENCY MEDAL to the 5th DEVON REGT 31 CPL C.G.DOWNING 5/DEVON REGT. This TFEM was announced in Army Orders of December 1908, one of only 57 awarded to this unit. With supporting documentation. Condition: 2 Small rim knicks, NEF
EviiR TERRITORIAL FORCE EFFICIENCY MEDAL to the 6th BLACK WATCH 206 CPL J.B.PATON 6/RL.HDRS This TFEM was announced in Army Orders of January 1910, one of only 28 awarded to this unit. With supporting documentation. Condition: 2 Small edge knocks, GVF
EviiR TERRITORIAL FORCE EFFICIENCY MEDAL to the LANCASHIRE FORTRESS ENGINEERS 11 SJT W.H.CREBBIN LANC.FTRS. R.E. This TFEM was announced in Army Orders of January 1909, one of only 18 awarded to the Lancashire Fortress Engineers. With supporting documentation. Condition: VF+
EviiR TERRITORIAL FORCE EFFICIENCY MEDAL to the YORKSHIRE HUSSARS YEOMANRY - Later 2.LIEUT RFC & MID 478 SJT W.FEARNSIDES YORKS:HRS:YEO: Born 1873. Lived at 11 Retford Place, Bradford, Yorkshire & worked for the GPO. This TFEM was announced in Army Orders of 4/09, one of only 18 awarded to this unit. In WW1 he was commissioned into the RFC as 2.LIEUT. Mentioned in Despatches LG 24/2/17 With 2pp RAF Officers Papers & research documentation. Condition: Several very heavy edge knocks, otherwise AVF
EviiR VOLUNTEER LONG SERVICE MEDAL 8067 PTE J.C.LAING QUEEN'S R.V.BDE. Condition: GVF
GOSLING FAMILY 1) 1914 TRIO to 5915 PTE C.GOSLING 2/DEVON R. To France 6/11/14 and entitled to a Clasp & Roses. Condition: Mounted as worn on old silk ribbons, GVF 2) BWM & VICTORY MEDAL to 10364 PTE W.G.GOSLING 7th GLOUC.R Born Born Salcolme Regis; Sailed from Avonmouth 19/6/15 for the Dardanelles; Landed Y Beach, Cape Helles 11/7/15 & entitled 1914/15 Star; DIED GALLIPOLI 28/11/15 aged 19 & buried Azmak Cemetery, Suvla. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
GREAT WAR MEDALS ~ 1914/15 STARS LIST No.1 [Revised] To order any one of these single 1914/15 Stars, simply send an email with your choice(s) to: info@greatwarmedals.co.uk - or phone us on 020 8482 1918 17897 PTE H.WEBSTER GREN.GDS (To France 16/3/15) NEF £32.00 17223 PTE R.STEVENSON 1st R.SC.FUS (To France 7/7/15; Discharged 26/10/18 & entitled to a Silver War Badge) GVF £30.00 14479 PTE S.WARREN WORC.R (To Gallipoli 4/7/15; Transferred to Class Z Army Reserve) E of surname double stamped, GVF £32.00 18511 PTE T.J.MORRIS 7th YORKS.L.I. (To France 26/8/15; Discharged 11/1/19) GVF £30.00 3325 PTE J.SHARP A.&S.HIGHRS (To France 3/2/15) GVF £30.00 2423 PTE O.WRIGHT 1st LOND.R (To Egypt 30/8/15; Transferred to MGC) EF £32.00 2880 PTE J.R.WILSON 21st LOND.R ('FIRST SURREY RIFLES'; To France 15/3/15; Transferred to ASC then to 18th LAN.FUS) EF £32.00 41756 PTE H.LUIN RAMC (To France 1/5/15) Naming rubbed, with number & name only partially visible. Obverse very heavily polished FINE £15.00 Postage & Packing is £3.50 for UK Insured Signed For P&P - for single stars & for multiple stars if ordered at the same time. If you collect to a family name that does not appear on this List No.1, please email us with details of the name you are interested in, then we will notify you as & when we have anything in stock.
GviR EFFICIENCY MEDAL Bar 'MILITIA' 7658413 SGT E.A.HELYER R.A.P.C. Condition: Number & rank corrected, GVF
GviR GSM Bar 'MALAYA' 22609238 PTE L.BUTLER WORC.R On the 24th May 1950 the 1st Worcestershire Regiment sailed to Singapore. Many of these men were new National Service recruits who had only been with their unit for a week. From 1951, the British started a campaign to win the ‘hearts and minds’ of the Malays in the hope of defeating the Communist Terrorists (CT) by isolating the CT guerrillas from community support and driving them into the jungle where existence was difficult. Condition: GVF
GviR SPECIAL CONSTABULARY LONG SERVICE MEDAL RONALD W.SMITH Condition: Small spot on obverse, NEF
GviR SPECIAL CONSTABULARY LONG SERVICE MEDAL EDWIN G.HIGGINSON Condition: NEF
GvR ARMY LS&GC MEDAL 1014 S.Q.M.SJT C.T.SMITH A.P.C. Army Pay Corps. Condition: NEF
GvR ARMY LS&GC MEDAL 7720545 WO.CL1 F.G.TROLLOPE A.E.C. Army Education Corps. Condition: EF
GvR ARMY LS&GC MEDAL 531784 SJT E.B.MINTON A.E.C. Army Education Corps Condition: slight edge knock, NEF
GvR DISTINGUISHED CONDUCT MEDAL & 1914 TRIO 1358 SJT T.DELANEY 1/MANCH.R (on DCM) 1358 CPL T.DELANEY 1/MANCH.R (on Star) 1358 SJT T.DELANEY MANCH.R (on BWM) To France 27/8/14 & entitled Clasp; DCM for Mesopotamia LG 14/11/16: 'For conspicuous gallantry in action. He held a trench all night against an enemy attack, displaying great courage and coolness. Later, he materially assisted in a small counter-attack' at Beit Aiessa Lines 17-18/4/16. Also entitled to IGS 'Afghanistan NWF 1919'. Condition: BWM erased; DCM lightly contacted & all polished VF
GvR IGS Bar 'NORTH WEST FRONTIER 1930-31' 6394046 PTE W.L.BARDEN R.SUSS.R. Condition: Minor, superficial mark on obverse, otherwise EF
GvR LS&GC MEDAL Bar 'REGULAR ARMY' 7720659 W.O.CL.1 W.J.ROLPH A.E.C. Army Education Corps Condition: Toned GVF
GvR LS&GC MEDAL Bar 'REGULAR ARMY' 720682 WO.CL1 A.S.FINDLAY A.E.C (Army Education Corps) Condition: Mounted singly, as worn EF
GvR MC & 1914/15 TRIO to SCOTTISH HORSE later 13th BLACK WATCH 2.LIEUT G.ROBERTSON 1/SCO.H (on star) LIEUT G.ROBERTSON (on pair) George Robertson. Commissioned 12/3/15. To Gallipoli 18/8/15 with 1/1st Scottish Horse. Unit became 13th (Scottish Horse Yeomanry) Battn, R.HIGHRS T.F. on 1/10/16 at Abassia & moved to Salonika 21/10/16. Robertson is recorded as joining 13th Black Watch in Salonika 8/2/17. This battalion returned to France 24/6/18 & was heavily engaged in the Battle of the Selle 17/10/18 during which 5 officers were wounded in action, including Robertson. Awarded the Military Cross in London Gazette 4/10/19: 'South of Le Cateau, on the 17th October 1918, he was in command of the company. On the 18th October he led his company in an attack upon a very strong enemy position in a railway cutting held by numerous machine guns, and it was due to his courage and fine leadership that the attack was successful. He was wounded, but continued carrying out his duties for twenty-four hours until ordered to go to the dressing station.' Medals sent to Rose House, Argyle Street, Alnmouth, Alnwick, Northumberland in 1921. With supporting documentation. Condition: MC in original leatherette presentation case, EF. Trio on long silk ribbons, EF
GvR MERITORIOUS SERVICE MEDAL TS-803 DVR J.K.GUTTERIDGE A.S.C. From Leicester; Served with HQ 4th Army; MSM LG 16/10/19 "..in recognition of valuable services rendered with the Armies in France and Flanders". Condition: Very lightly contacted; Toned NEF
GvR MERITORIOUS SERVICE MEDAL Q.M.SJT F.WHITE STH'N:DIV R.A. (as impressed) Annuity award. Condition: Few minor contact marks, NEF
GvR MERITORIOUS SERVICE MEDAL 143729 SPR-A.CPL J.F.KELL R.E. Immediate award for service with 4th (Suffolk) Field Squadron R.E. Lived Suffolk; MSM LG 12/12/19 '..in recognition of valuable services rendered with the British Force in Egypt and Palestine', one of only 7 MSMs awarded to the REs for his theatre of war. With LG & MSM Card details. Condition: GVF
GvR MILITARY CROSS Original, unnamed GvR MC with 6” of original clean silk ribbon. Condition: Silver link ring is a replacement. Pleasantly Toned EF
GvR MILITARY CROSS, 1914/15 TRIO, DEFENCE MEDAL & WAR MEDAL to LIEUT 20th LONDON REGT 1004 PTE W.S.ARNSBY 3rd CO.OF LOND.Y (on star) LIEUT W.S.ARNSBY (on pair) Walter Stanley Arnsby, born 1896. Lived 95 Shrewsbury Road, New Southgate, London N. To Egypt 28/4/15 with 3rd COUNTY OF LONDON YEOMANRY ('SHARPSHOOTERS') & then served at Gallipoli 1915 until invalided due to dysentery. Commissioned into 20th LONDON REGT ('BLACKHEATH & WOOLWICH BATTN') 18/12/16. Awarded MC LG 16/9/18: ‘For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. When the enemy had penetrated portions of the line, he manned the front and rear of his trenches, preventing the enemy from bombing along them. Later, he covered the withdrawal of his battalion. Subsequently he maintained his flank intact and kept his line complete in a very difficult situation.’ In WW2 he received a Regular Army Emergency Commission as LIEUT in ROYAL HAMPSHIRE REGT 1/7/40. Promoted CAPT 12/4/49 & relinquished commission 1/11/51. With supporting documents including MIC, Medal Roll, MC Citation, 12pp Service Papers (Ref: WO 374/2347) & WW2 LG Promotions. Condition: Military Cross unnamed as issued. Minor official correction to 2 initials on star, as recorded on MIC. All medals mounted for wear on original bar; MC & star ribbons frayed. GVF
GvR MILITARY MEDAL 113957 GNR J.E.BROWN RFA Lived Pontefract. Awarded MM LG 13/3/19 for Bravery in Salonika - one of only 840 MMs awarded for this theatre of war & less than 1% of the total for WW1. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
GvR MILITARY MEDAL 152446 SPR C.J.OVERS RE Born Brinsom & lived Frensham, Surrey. Awarded MM LG 21/1/17 for his Bravery in France whilst serving with 5th Army HQ Signal Coy R.E. DOW F&F 26/6/17 & buried in Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery. Note Recorded as 'OVER' in SDGW & CWGC. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
GvR MILITARY MEDAL 326823 GNR W.G.MATTHEWS 346/SGE:BY:RGA From Camberwell MM LG 19/11/17, probably for Bravery during 3rd Battle of Ypres. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
GvR MILITARY MEDAL 341889 SPR J.MOFFAT RE Served with 123rd Field Coy, part of 38th Welsh Div; MM LG 17/6/19, probably a 'Last 100 Days' MM for Bravery during Battle of the Selle or Sambre, Oct/Nov 1918. With supporting documentation. Condition: Polished AVF
GvR MILITARY MEDAL 300991 CPL F.EASTWOOD 7/MANCH.R (as impressed) Lived Manchester. MM LG 11/2/19 & this date indicated it was probably awarded for bravery during the 1/7th Manchester’s last big battle on 27/9/18 when, at 0820hrs, 450 men went over the top and broke through the Hindenburg Line. By nightfall only 4 officers & 150 O/Rs remained. 'It had been a soldier’s battle against an enemy possessing the advantage of the strongest possible positions, combined with superiority in men and machine guns. When company, platoon and section commanders fell, junior NCOs and even privates proved they could lead'. With supporting documentation. Condition: On old sewn ribbon; very lightly contacted GVF
GvR MILITARY MEDAL G-69267 PTE J.McLEVY 17/R.FUS (as impressed) From Morpeth. To France 2/6/15 with ASC Awarded the MM whilst serving with 17th 'Empire' Battn Royal Fusiliers. MM LG 11/2/19. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
GvR MILITARY MEDAL & 1914/15 STAR 250326 PTE N.S.SMITH 1/6 MANCH.R (on MM) 2008 PTE N.S.SMITH MANCH.R (on star) Lived Manchester. To Gallipoli 17/8/15 with 42nd Division. Renumbered 250326 in March 1917. Awarded MM LG 21/10/18 for his Bravery in France. With supporting documentation. Condition: MM Lightly contacted VF & Star GVF
GvR MILITARY MEDAL & 1914/15 TRIO 99706 SAPR A.H.ROGERS 30/D.S.COY RE (on MM) 99706 CPL / A.CPL A.H.ROGERS RE (on trio) To France 7/11/15; MM LG 14/12/16 with as yet unpublished citation: 'For conspicuous gallantry & devotion to duty in repairing cables under heavy fire during recent operations.' His bravery was probably during the Somme Battle of Transloy Ridges 1-18/10/16 With supporting documentation. Condition: Toned EF
GvR MILITARY MEDAL & 1914/15 TRIO 47345 L.CPL / CPL S.DOWNER 94th Field Coy RE To France 19/7/15; MM LG 20/8/19 With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
GvR MILITARY MEDAL & 1914/15 TRIO 14270 A.BMBR A.MILLHAM D.71/BDE: RFA (as impressed on MM) 14270 GNR A.MILLHAND RFA (on star, note spelling) 14270 CPL A.MILLHAM RA (on pair) Born Henfield, Sussex To France 8/7/15; MM LG 22/1/17; probably for Bravery in action on the Ancre or Transloy Ridge, Somme, between August & November 1916 KIA F&F 24/4/17 & buried Feuchy Chapel British Cemetery, Wancourt. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
GvR MILITARY MEDAL - with Citation 174556 PTE - L.CPL W.EDWARDS 18/CAN:INF: (as impressed) Awarded MM for Bravery on 12/11/17 during the final stages of the 3rd Battle of Ypres. MM LG 13/3/18 'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty in front of Passchendaele on November 12th, 1917. When in charge of a Lewis Gun Crew holding an isolated post which protected the flank of his Company he displayed the greatest courage and coolness at a very critical period during a very heavy bombardment. Although his position was blown in and his crew except one man and himself had become casualties he remained at this post and kept his gun in action until relieved.' With supporting documentation. Condition: sek, EF
GvR MILITARY MEDAL with CEF Citation 201531 L.CPL H.ARMSTRONG 3/CAN.INF. Awarded MM for his Bravery at Hill 70, Fosse 10, Loos on 24/9/17: 'For courageous conduct when in charge of a bombing section in an advanced post on Aug 18th 1917. His post was 80 yards in front of our newly won ground in a very exposed position and subjected to an extremely heavy enemy rifle, Machine Gun and shell-fire. By his own splendid example, he instilled his men with doggedness and held the ground for 48 hours until relieved.' MM announced in LG 19/11/17 With supporting documentation. Condition: Small split on front of suspender claw, VF+
GvR MILITARY MEDAL with CITATION to 8th SOUTH LANCASHIRE REGT 14476 L.CPL T.DURHAM 8/S.LANC.R. Lived Treforest, near Pontypridd, Wales. To France 8/12/15 with 2nd SOUTH LANCASHIRE REGT Wounded in Action F&F 28/8/16. After recuperating he returned to France & joined 8th S.LANC.R. Awarded MM for his bravery with 25th Division in the early stages of the 3rd Battle of Ypres, with the following citation: "During the operation on the Westhoek Ridge on 3/8/17, on two separate occasions this NCO went out in front of our line alone to bring in wounded during daylight under heavy machine gun and sniper's fire, but was unable to drag them out of the mud, but at night with a party of three more, he rescued them. On another occasion during daylight he crawled out alone and reconnoitred five old gun emplacements 350 yards in front, bringing back most valuable information." MM LG 22/10/17. Transferred to Class Z Army Reserve 10/1/19. With supporting documentation. Condition: Small edge knocks, VF+
GvR MILITARY MEDAL, 1914 TRIO & GvR SPECIAL CONSTABULARY LONG SERVICE MEDAL 19255 PTE H.L.FOSTER RAMC (on MM) 19255 PTE / A.SJT H.L.FOSTER RAMC (on pair) HAROLD FOSTER (on SCLSM) From Hendon. To France 22/8/14 with 10th General Hospital, which was initially based at St.Nazaire & then in Rouen from Oct 1914 to May 1919; Awarded MM LG 23/7/19. With MM Card & supporting documentation. Condition: Mounted as worn, VF+
GvR MILITARY MEDAL, BWM & VICTORY MEDAL C-5655 PTE R.ALLAN 18/HIGH.L.I. (as impressed on MM) 5655 PTE R.ALLEN HLI (on pair; note spelling) 18th HLI was raised as a Bantam Battalion & went to France 1/2/16. Twice Wounded in 1918. MM LG 20/8/19 for bravery with 35th Division in Sept/Oct 1918. With photocopies of HLI Chronicle recording both wounds & award of his MM. Condition: With original silk ribbons. Toned NEF/EF
GvR MILITARY MEDAL, BWM & VICTORY MEDAL GS-52059 CPL F.FULLER 24/R.FUS Lived Reading; MM LG 13/3/19 for Bravery during the Battle of Amiens, from 8/8/18 onwards. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
GvR MILITARY MEDAL, BWM & VICTORY MEDAL 928772 PTE W.C.THOMPSON 8/MAN:R (on MM) 928772 PTE W.C.THOMPSON 18-CAN.INF (on pair) Attested at Elora, Ontario 4/6/16; To France 29/3/18 Awarded MM for bravery with the MANITOBA REGT at Haucourt 31/8/18 MM was announced in LG 3/7/19; Died Elora, Canada 6/10/64 With 24pp CEF Service Papers & MM Card. Condition: On original, full length silk ribbons. Toned NEF
GvR MILITARY MEDAL, BWM & VICTORY MEDAL to the 16th LONDON REGT (QUEEN'S WESTMINSTER RIFLES) 553903 PTE A.MITCHELL 16/LOND.R (on MM) 7546 PTE A.MITCHELL 16-LOND.R (on pair) From Bermondsey. To Macedonia with 2/16th LOND.R. from 19/2/17 to 21/6/17 Then served in Palestine from 25/6/17 to 17/6/18 Finally served in France & Belgium from 21/6/18 until 4/11/18 An immediate MM awarded for operations in the Wulverghem Sector, Ypres between 3rd and 27th September 1918 whilst serving with 2/16th London Regt, when 30th Division prepared for the capture of Messines Ridge. MM LG 11/2/19. With extract from 30th Divisional History, MM Card, Medal Rolls & supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
GvR SPECIAL CONSTABULARY LONG SERVICE MEDAL HERBERT R.BENNETT Condition: Very slight edge knock, GVF
GvR SPECIAL CONSTABULARY LONG SERVICE MEDAL (Coinage Head) JOHN W.S.GIBBARD Condition: EF
GvR SPECIAL CONSTABULARY LONG SERVICE MEDAL (Crowned Head) SERGT. CHARLES VINCE Condition: NEF
GvR SPECIAL CONSTABULARY LONG SERVICE MEDAL (Robed Bust) DAVID W.GOTT Condition: NEF
GvR SPECIAL CONSTABULARY LONG SERVICE MEDAL (Robes) ARTHUR C.BIRCH Condition: GVF
GvR SPECIAL CONSTABULARY LONG SERVICE MEDAL (Robes) with "LONG SERVICE 1929" BAR SAMUEL F.S.ALLEN Condition: GVF
GvR TERRITORIAL FORCE EFFICIENCY MEDAL to the FIFE & FORFAR YEOMANRY 1393 CPL W.BROWN FIFE & FORFAR YEO Condition: NEF
GvR TFEM 514 PTE J.LENAGHAN 9/H.L.I. (as impressed) Condition: Small edge knock, NEF
HALLMARKED SILVER '23rd OFFICER CADET BATTALION' FOOTBALL MEDALLION (1.5" Diameter) Obverse: KING'S CROWN over '23 OCB' monogram & motto 'MENS SANA IN CORPORE SANO' Reverse: Engraved 'No.3 COMPANY - WINNERS ASSOCIATION FOOTBALL CUP 1918' within a laurel wreath. Note: No.23 Officer Cadet Battalion (motto = 'A healthy mind in a healthy body') was apparently created circa July 1917 at Catterick from a Machine Gun Corps Officer Cadet Battalion and trained about 600 officer cadets. With printed research documentation. Condition: EF
HALLMARKED SILVER 'ARP' WOMAN VOLUNTEER'S BADGE London 1938 Hallmark. Note: In September 1935 the prime minister, Stanley Baldwin, authorised the publication of ‘Air Raid Precautions’ and invited local authorities to make preparations to protect people in the event of war. By April 1937, ARP volunteers began to be recruited and within a year over 200,000 had signed up, dedicated to the protection of civilians from the danger of air raids. It included the Raid Wardens' Service that was to report on bombing incidents, wardens, messengers, ambulance drivers and rescue parties, plus liaison duties with the police and fire brigades. Condition: Very Good Condition.
JUNE 1915 SUPPLEMENT TO THE MONTHLY ARMY LIST 280pp. Original copy with paper wrappers, as published by HMSO, containing official details of the Promotions, Appointments (etc) & Deaths of Officers reported between 1st & 31st May 1915 Condition: Front cover & spine repaired with sellotape. Inside front page torn & part is missing.
LEAVING ALL THAT WAS DEAR - CHELTENHAM AND THE GREAT WAR By J.Devereux & G.Sacker. Published 1997. 709pp. 1582 Biographies of Cheltenham's war dead, including over 1000 portraits. An unparalleled local publication, lavishly produced on art paper. One of a limited edition of just 500 copies printed & now out of print. Hardback with Dust Jacket. ISBN 09780952938200. Condition: Brand new. POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rate.
LOT of 10 x 1939/45 STARS All complete with ribbons. Condition: Generally GVF
MEMORIAL PLAQUE FREDERICK BLANCHARD 4 Possibles:- 1st LINCOLNSHIRE REGT. KIA F&F 4/6/15 & commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial. 10th WEST YORKSHIRE REGT. KIA F&F 1/7/16 & commemorated on Thiepval Memorial. 6th SOMERSET LIGHT INFANTRY. KIA F&F 16/9/16 & commemorated on Thiepval Memorial. 9th HIGHLAND LIGHT INFANTRY. KIA F&F 26/9/17 & commemorated (as 'Fred Blanchard') on the Tyne Cot Memorial. With supporting documentation. Condition: WA (Woolwich Arsenal) mark on reverse. GVF
ORIGINAL '5th AUG - 22nd NOV 1914' CLASP Guaranteed genuine & original issue, as described on page 50 of Williamson's 'Great War Medal Collector's Companion, Volume 1'. Also known as the 'Mons Bar'. > Correct 31mm x 5mm dimensions, as verified by digital calipers > 4 x Small 'size 7' needle holes > Original rigid (not soft) metal manufacture Condition: GVF
ORIGINAL 'GviR NATIONAL DEFENCE COMPANY' CAP BADGE Condition: Very good condition.
ORIGINAL 'ROYAL ARTILLERY ' CAP BADGE WITH TURNING WHEEL All brass King's Crown pattern, as worn during WW1. Note: Wheel is overlaid but does not actually turn. Condition: Very Good Condition
ORIGINAL 'ROYAL EAST KENT YEOMANRY' CAP BADGE Condition: Very good condition.
ORIGINAL 6th 'CITY OF GLASGOW' BATTALION T.F. HIGHLAND LIGHT INFANTRY CAP BADGE With Battle Honour ' SOUTH AFRICA 1900-2' on scroll, as worn throughout the First World War. Condition: One replacement lug. Lettering on scroll is rubbed but still clearly legible, VF
ORIGINAL BRASS 'TURNING WHEEL' R.A. CAP BADGE Royal Artillery 'UBIQUE' & field gun design, on 3 lugs. Condition: Good Condition.
ORIGINAL FRENCH ARMY '18E RÉGIMENT DE TRANSMISSIONS' BADGE Enamelled 18th Signal Regt, French Army Badge of 1950's. Reverse marked 'H638 Drago, Paris'. Condition: Very Good Condition
ORIGINAL VICTORIAN ROYAL COAT OF ARMS BADGE All brass, pre-1902 Queen Victoria Crown pattern. Condition: Very Good Condition
ORIGINAL WAXED CARD CASE FOR WW1 MEMORIAL PLAQUE [Grade 1] Condition:No significant defects, generally in good condition.
ORIGINAL WAXED CARD CASE FOR WW1 MEMORIAL PLAQUE [Grade 2] Condition: Typically with minor scuffs & edge wear (etc) but generally in reasonable condition.
ORIGINAL WAXED CARD CASE FOR WW1 MEMORIAL PLAQUE [Grade 3] Condition: Typically well used, with significant wear and/or discolouration (etc) but still in usable condition.
ORIGINAL WW1 PRUSSIAN INFANTRY 'PICKELHAUBE' HELMET PLATE With 1 metal screw lug fitting.  Condition: Small crack between right wing & 'FR' shield. Also lacks one claw & the orb, otherwise in original souvenir condition.
PENKETH BROTHERS - 2 OFFICERS' CASUALTY GROUPS [1] BWM, VICTORY MEDAL & MEMORIAL PLAQUE 2.LIEUT A.T.PENKETH (on pair) ALFRED THOMAS PENKETH (on plaque) Alfred Penketh, born 1883, the older brother of Robert (see below). Educated Litchfield Grammar School & joined the National Provincial Bank in 1900, later moving to the Bideford branch, Devon in 1909. A keen sportsman, he became Captain of Bideford Town Football Club for 2 seasons. Commissioned 1/4/15 into 1st S.STAFFS.R. To France sometime after 1/1/16. KIA F&F 12/5/17 & is commemorated on the Arras Memorial, France. With 7pp Officers Papers & supporting documentation. Condition: Pair in 2 named Boxes of Issue, each with mint length of original silk ribbon. Plaque in Waxed case of issue. EF/MINT [2] 1914/15 TRIO & MEMORIAL PLAQUE 6-2283 CPL-A.SJT R.C.PENKETH NORTH'D FUS (on star) CAPT R.C.PENKETH (on pair) ROBERT CHARLES PENKETH (on plaque) Born 1885. Following in the footsteps of his older brother, Alfred, he to was educated Litchfield Grammar School & then joined the National Provincial Bank in 1903. To France 19/4/15 with 6th N.FUS One week later on 26/4/15 he was wounded in action & returned to UK. Commissioned back into 6th NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS on 3/9/15. Wounded a second time F&F 3/10/16. Wounded for a third time & DOW F&F 16/4/17 & is buried in Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery, Saulty, France. With supporting documentation. Condition: Trio in 3 named Boxes of Issue, each with mint length of original silk ribbon. Plaque in Waxed case of issue. EF/MINT
ROYAL FUSILIERS CAP BADGE - BOER WAR PERIOD Late Victorian period Royal Fusiliers Cap Badge, complete with 2 lugs on reverse. 41mm x 30mm Condition: Good Condition
ROYAL MASONIC HOSPITAL JEWEL (Hallmarked Silver) BRO R.WESTBROOK No.35 Permanent Steward’s Jewel, designed by C.L.J. Doman. The ribbon is in the dark and light blue of Craft masonry and the design shows humanity succouring the sick. The motto, 'Aegros Sanat Humanitas' means ‘Kindness Heals the Sick’. The five pointed Masonic star and the interlaced letters ‘FH’ (Freemasons Hospital) complete the design. The Jewel was first issued in silver, engraved on the reverse with the donor’s name and lodge number. Condition: NEF
SDGW Part 14: Norfolk Regiment ***LAST COPY*** Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the NORF.R. soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 58 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 16: Devonshire Regiment ***NOW ONLY 2 COPIES LEFT*** Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the DEVON R. soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 64 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 17: Suffolk Regiment ***LAST COPY*** Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the SUFF.R. soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 72 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 22: Leicestershire Regiment Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the LEIC.R. soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 72 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 23: Royal Irish Regiment ***LAST COPY*** Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the R.IR.REGT soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 32 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 26: Royal Scots Fusiliers Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the R.SC.FUS soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 56 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 29: South Wales Borderers ***NOW ONLY 2 COPIES LEFT*** Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the S.W.BORD. soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 56 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 30: King’s Own Scottish Borderers ***NOW ONLY 2 COPIES LEFT*** Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the K.O.SCO.BORD. soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 88 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 31: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) ***NOW ONLY 2 COPIES LEFT*** Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the SCO.RIF. soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 64 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 42: South Staffordshire Regiment Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the S.STAFF.R. soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 64 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 43: Dorsetshire Regiment Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the DORSET R. soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 48 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 44: The Prince of Wales's Volunteers (South Lancashire Regiment) ***NOW ONLY 2 COPIES LEFT*** Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the S.LAN.R. soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 56 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 50: Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the L.N.LAN.R. soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 88 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 55: King's (Shropshire Light Infantry) **LAST COPY*** Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the KSLI soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 56 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 60: Prince of Wales’s (North Staffordshire Regiment) Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the N.STAFF.R. soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 56 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 63: Highland Light Infantry ***NOW ONLY 2 COPIES LEFT*** Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the HLI soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 104 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 65: Gordon Highlanders ***NOW ONLY 2 COPIES LEFT*** Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the GORD.H. soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 88 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 66: Queen’s Own (Cameron Highlanders) ***LAST COPY*** Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the CAM.H. soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 80 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 71: Prince of Wales’s Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians) ***LAST COPY*** Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the LEINS.R. soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 24 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SDGW Part 79: Royal Army Medical Corps ***NOW ONLY 2 COPIES LEFT*** Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 was the official 1921 HMSO publication, based on regimental records, listing the RAMC soldiers who lost their lives during the Great War. The information is arranged by battalion and typically includes the soldier’s full name, rank & number, his date of death, cause of death (KIA, Killed, DOW, Died) and theatre of war. Usually it also shows his places of birth, pre-war residence and enlistment. 56 pages. Facsimile 1988 soft-back reprint with laminated card covers, as new POST FREE in the UK. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
SILVER ROSETTE Appears to be original but sold as a replacement. Denotes the award of an 'Aug-Nov 1914' Clasp. With 2 small holes for sewing onto 1914 Ribbon bar.
SUMMER 2017 CATALOGUE ~ LIST OF MEDALS FOR SALE [Updated 27/10/2017] Our Summer 2017 Catalogue is available upon request and the following medals are currently available. Postage options are detailed at the end of this list and all research details are typically supported by printed documentation. To order, simply email or phone us with your choice(s): >> info@greatwarmedals.co.uk >> 020 8482 1918 [REF: 003] GvR MILITARY MEDAL to 163274 GNR J.DEED C.23/A.F.A.BDE.RFA Joseph Deed; Awarded the MM LG 18/7/17 for Bravery in France. Small edge knock. Toned NEF £270.00 [REF: 012] QUEEN’S SUDAN MEDAL to 6130 PTE A.J.POPE 1/GREN.GDS Alfred James Pope, born in Brighton 1876 and worked as a musician before enlisting into 1st Grenadier Guards 1896. Posted to Gibraltar 28/9/1897. To Egypt 19/7/98 and was involved in the re-conquest of the Sudan and the Nile Expedition of 1898. Present at the Battle of Omdurman 2/9/98 and the entry into Khartoum. Entitled to Khedive's Sudan Medal 1896 clasp ‘Khartoum’. Posted home 8/10/98 and awarded his 1st Good Conduct Badge 10/11/98 but forfeited this on 8/1/01. Imprisoned for being absent without leave 22/10/01. Released to duty on 19/11/01 & served in South Africa from 16/1/1902 until the end of the Boer War. Entitled QSA & 2 clasps ‘Cape Colony’ & ‘South Africa 1902’. Posted home 7/10/02, discharged to the Army Reserve 12/11/03. Married 2/4/1904 and fully discharged from the Reserve 11/11/08. Emigrated to Canada & lived in Bethesda, Ontario, trading as a mason. Enlisted in the Canadian Expeditionary Force 6/4/15. To France 1916 & served as A/SGT in 14th CAN.INF. KIA F&F 9/4/17 during the Canadian’s famous assault on Vimy Ridge & is buried at Nine Elms Military Cemetery, Thelus. Contacted AVF £425.00 [REF: 014] 1914 STAR to 15956 PTE F.J.GRAY G.GDS To France 4/10/14 with 1st GREN.GUARDS VF+ £90.00 [REF: 018] 1914 TRIO to 8193 PTE G.W.BROWN C.GDS George William Brown, born London & lived Grimsby. Joined 3rd Militia Battn, Lincoln Regt in Jan 1905 whilst working as a fireman with the Great Central Railway. Joined 2nd COLDSTREAM GUARDS in December 1908. In April 1910 he was charged with ‘Improper conduct when sentry on No.6 Post Buckingham Palace Guard in leaving his post & climbing the bank adjoining the Buckingham Palace Road’ (why??). To F&F 12/8/14. On 2/9/14 he was witnessed ‘falling out on the line of march without permission and losing his arms and equipment’ and received 4 days Field Punishment No.2. Posted to 4th COLD.GDS 18/9/14, then to a pioneer battalion 17/7/15 & finally to Royal Engineers in January 1917. Suffered a bullet wound to his left leg in early April 1918 & evacuated to Christchurch Red Cross Hospital, then spent 98 days in Woldingham Military Convalescent Hospital. With 27pp Service Papers. Toned EF £195.00 [REF: 021] 1914/15 TRIO to G-3105 SJT W.E.SEYMOUR E.KENT R. From Canterbury, Kent. Wounded & taken POW in October 1915. Lightly contacted VF+ £100.00 [REF: 033] 1914/15 TRIO to 2547 PTE H. PEARCE R.FUS (on star); SPTS-2547 PTE H. PEARCE R.FUS (on pair) Harry Pearce, born Bourne, Lincs. To France 15/11/15 with 24th (2nd Sportsman's) Battn. Transferred to 9th Battn; KIA F&F 7/10/16 & commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Somme. EF £180.00 [REF: 038] 1914/15 TRIO to 26976 PTE G.H.MILLETT L’POOL.R Born Crumpsall, Manchester. To France with 12th Battn. KIA F&F 11/4/16 & is buried in Essex Farm Cemetery, Ypres, close to a path leading to the preserved shelter used by the Canadian M.O. & poet, John McCrae. NEF £165.00 [REF: 039] 1914 STAR to 6377 PTE T. MOULTON 1/NORF.R Theodore Moulton. Born Fincham & lived Downham Market, Norfolk. To France 16/8/14. Discharged 5/12/15 but apparently re-enlisted into 20th MIDDLESEX REGT with number G-41736. KIA F&F 4/1/17 & is commemorated on Thiepval Memorial. Polished VF £100.00 [REF: 042] VICTORY MEDAL to 15022 PTE H.J.HALE DEVON R. Henry John Hale, from Wokingham, Berks. To France 2/5/15 with 2nd DEVON REGT. KIA F&F 1/7/16 on First Day of the Battle of the Somme. Few minor knocks, GVF £175.00 [REF: 043] 1914/15 STAR to 15777 PTE B.T.LLOYD SOM.L.I. Born Marylebone & lived Hampstead. To France P8/9/15 & served in 8th Battn. DOW F&F 21/12/15 & is buried in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery. With 2 large colour photos of his CWGC Headstone, which is laid flat on the ground, as usual in this cemetery. NEF £50.00 [REF: 045] 1914/15 STAR & MEMORIAL PLAQUE to 10255 L.CPL H.BLOOM SOM.L.I. (on star); HECTOR BLOOM (on plaque) Born Walcot, Somerset & lived in Bath. To France 21/5/15 with 6th SOM.L.I. DOW F&F 4/12/16 & is buried in Abbeville, on the Somme. With 5 colour photos of his CWGC Headstone, Cemetery & name on the Bath War Memorial etc. NEF £115.00 [REF: 048] BRITISH WAR MEDAL to 12627 PTE T.JONES SOM.L.I. Born Llanerchymedd, Anglesey. To France 24/7/15 with 7th BATTN. DOW F&F 17/9/15. With research including 4pp of the Battalion War Diary for September 1915, plus 6 colour photos of his CWGC Headstone & Merville Communal Cemetery etc. Suspender pin lightly tapped. Cleaned GVF £48.00 [REF: 049] BRITISH WAR MEDAL to 16988 CPL F.G.BALL SOM.L.I. Born Freckenham, Cambs. To France 6/10/15 with 8th BATTN. DOW F&F 16/2/16. With research including 5pp of the Battalion War Diary for January-February 1916, plus 5 large colour photos of his CWGC Headstone & Bailleul Communal Cemetery etc. EF £50.00 [REF: 051] VICTORY MEDAL to 27687 PTE G.BARTER SOM.L.I. Born Hatch Beauchamp, Somerset. Originally joined the West Somerset Yeomanry. Served in France with 1st Battn. KIA F&F 3/5/17. With 9 large colour photos of his name on the Arras Memorial & on Taunton War Memorial etc. NEF £32.00 [REF: 065] 1914/15 STAR to 2.LIEUT J.CHAPMAN K.O.SCO.BORD. John Chapman. Lived at 68 Primrose Mansions, Batterse Park SW11. Originally a Pte in 14th London Regiment (London Scottish); Commissioned into KOSB 11/9/14. To France 12/5/15 with 1/6th battalion. Entitled to a Silver War Badge. NEF £60.00 [REF: 068] VICTORY MEDAL to 2.LIEUT F.ALCOCK Frank Alcock, born Worcester 1884. Served with Gloucestershire Yeomanry 1902-5. Emigrated to Canada. Commissioned from 43rd Canadian Infantry into 1/4th GLOUC.R. Awarded the Military Cross for ITALY (MC LG 2/12/18): ‘For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty in command of a raiding party. He led the party against the enemy trenches with great ability and determination in face of heavy fire. His fine personal example had a great effect on the party under him, and was largely responsible for the complete success of the operation.’ Note: This is a unique combination of rank, initial & surname. GVF £125.00 [REF: 069] 1914 STAR to 4602 PTE H.KING 2/E.LANC.R. Henry King. Born Blackburn. To France 20/10/14 with 2nd Battn; Later transferred to 6th Battn. DIED MESOPOTAMIA 24/4/16 & is buried in Amara War Cemetery. GVF £100.00 [REF: 076] BWM & VICTORY MEDAL to CAPT E.P.NOBLE (SOUTH LANCASHIRE REGT) Ernest Philip Noble, a pre-war schoolmaster living in Urmston, Manchester. Commissioned 2.Lieut 9/6/16 & served in 1/4th Pioneer Battn. Later became 55th (West Lancs) Division Education Officer & post-war his address was Thorpe House School (a boys prep school) at Gerrards Cross, Bucks. With 4pp Service Papers. EF £100.00 [REF: 078] 1914/15 TRIO to 1314 PTE R.DONALD GORD.HIGHRS (on star); LIEUT R.DONALD (on pair) Robert Donald. To France 19/2/15. Commissioned 25/8/15 into 7th ROYAL HIGHLANDERS & served as Battalion Machine Gun Officer, attached MGC. His post-war address was Ford Cottage, Port Elphinstone, Invernurie, Aberdeenshire. GVF £175.00 [REF: 079] BRITISH WAR MEDAL to CAPT E.McEVOY (OXF.& BUCKS.LIGHT INFANTRY) One of the earliest members of the Royal Flying Corps. To France 12/8/14 as 142 Flight Sgt with No.3 Squadron RFC. Commissioned 2nd Lieut into OBLI 27/2/16 & promoted Lieut 27/8/17. Attached to RFC as Equipment Officer 1st Class then T/Capt (Technical) RAF from 1/4/18 at No.7 Stores Depot, RAF Doncaster. Note: Identified in group photo at Netheravon (see ‘A Contemptible Little Flying Corps’ by McInnes & Webb). His 1914 Star, Victory & a renamed BWM were sold by DNW in 2011. Minor official correction to ‘cE’ of his surname, NEF £90.00 [REF: 083] VICTORY MEDAL to 2.LIEUT J.F.HEPBURN (LOYAL NORTH LANCASHIRE REGT) John Forsyth Hepburn. Commissioned 1/8/17 from 6th DRAGOON GUARDS into 9th L.N.LANC.R. Wounded during Battle of Bapaume 21-28/3/18. Medals sent to Bridge of Dee, Castle Douglas, Kirkudbrightshire. NEF £70.00 [REF: 084] BRITISH WAR MEDAL to 50809 W.O.CL.2 Q.PRIDMORE NORTH’N.R. Quibell Pridmore. Attested 1884 & entitled to Ashanti Star 1896 with 2nd WEST YORKS. Served for 21 years with the ARMY GYM STAFF, attached NORTHANTS REGT. Re-enlisted Jan 1915 & served in France 1916-19. His 1921 address was Merchiston Castle, Colinton Road, Edinburgh. Requested an increased Pension in 1944 when 79 years old. With 18pp Service Papers. NEF £70.00 [REF: 086] 1914/15 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL to 17427 CPL / SJT A.SWALLOW K.O.YORK.L.I. Albert Swallow. Born Crigglestone, Wakefield. Served in 9th Battn. KIA F&F 1/7/16 on the First Day of the Somme. With 2 photos of his name on the Thiepval Memorial. NEF £325.00 [REF: 090] BWM & VICTORY MEDAL to 46637 PTE T.WARBURTON MANCH.R. Thomas Warburton. Born Winton, Lancs & lived Urmston, Lancs. Served in 12th Battn; KIA F&F 8/2/17 & is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial. Unusually his Medal Index Card shows an address - 79 St John’s Road, Old Trafford, Manchester - presumably that of the next of kin who received the medals. Toned NEF £75.00 [REF: 105] VICTORY MEDAL to 2.LIEUT W.DEWAR ( DURHAM LIGHT INFANTRY) To France 23/11/15 as Pte, 15th (Glasgow Tramways) Battn, HIGH.L.I.; Commissioned 2.Lieut in Border Regt 28/8/17 but served in DURH.L.I & was awarded the MC LG 8/3/19. Later served in Gurkha Rifles. Note: MIC confirms that his full name was William Reid Dewar & reveals that his medal was officially named with his first initial only. Believed to be unique. GVF £95.00 [REF: 112] UNIQUE MEMORIAL PLAQUE to JOHN LAWRENCE HARVEY [2.LIEUT, 4th SEAFORTH HIGHLANDERS] Born Sheffield 1883 & educated at Wednesbury Grammar School. Joined Bristol Division, Royal Naval Division in August 1915. Commissioned from No.6 Officer Cadet Battalion at Balliol College, Oxford 18/12/16 as 2.LIEUT SEA.HIGHRS. To France 14/2/17 & joined 4th SEAFORTHS. KIA F&F 24/4/17 whilst leading his men into action during Battle of Arras & is buried in Level Crossing Cemetery, Fampoux. GVF £185.00 [REF: 115] 1914 STAR to 658 PTE R.DUNCAN 2/GORD.HIGHRS Robert Duncan, youngest son of Mrs Duncan, 33 Spring Garden, Aberdeen. To France 7/10/14 & was entitled to the ‘Aug-Nov 1914’ Clasp. DIED F&F 7/6/15 as a German Prisoner of War. In 1920 his body was found in an unmarked grave, identified by his ID disc & he was reburied in Zantvoorde Military Cemetery, Ypres. GVF £120.00 [REF: 116] 1914/15 STAR to S-10676 PTE A.M.PHILIP GORD.HIGHRS Angus M.Philip. To France 2/11/15. With 2 photocopied 11th GORD.HIGHRS group photos in which he is identified. Later served in ASC. EF £35.00 [REF: 120] UNIQUE MEMORIAL PLAQUE to GEORGE EDWIN SCOTT HINDMARSH [2nd LIEUT, 23rd RIFLE BRIGADE] Born Alnwick, Northumberland. A pre-war solicitor from Bury St Edmunds. To France 19/5/15 as 3217 Trooper, 2nd Life Guards. Commissioned 2nd LIEUT on 13/9/15 into 3/1st LONDON REGT. Transferred to RIFLE BRIGADE in Nov 1915. To India March 1916. DIED INDIA 16/6/17 of heart failure in Multan & is commemorated on Karachi War Memorial. GVF £125.00 [REF: 124] 1914/15 STAR to 2293 PTE T.A.COLES 3rd LOND.R Theodore Alfred Coles, born Highbury 1889. Enlisted 1/9/14. To Egypt 12/9/15. Renumbered 250597. Discharged 14/6/17 due to wounds & entitled to a Silver War Badge. His Service Papers survive. GVF £35.00 [REF: 125] 1914/15 STAR to 3903 PTE W.J.READ H.A.C. William James Read from 121 Salcott Road, Clapham. Joined the Honourable Artillery Company in 1915. To France 27/10/15; Commissioned 2.LIEUT in NORFOLK REGIMENT 19/9/16. Medals sent c/o National Bank of Egypt, London in 1920’s. NEF £60.00 [REF: 127] BRITISH WAR MEDAL to 3004 CPL S.SADDLETON 9th LOND.R (QUEEN VICTORIA'S RIFLES) Sydney Saddleton, born Derby & lived in Preston, Lancashire, then Ealing. Renumbered 390678. KIA F&F 1/7/16 at Gommecourt on the First Day of the Somme, and buried in Gommecourt No.2 British Cemetery. With 4 colour photos of CWGC Headstone etc. Toned EF £185.00 [REF: 128] BRITISH WAR MEDAL to 6163 PTE H.WICKENDEN 18th LOND.R (LONDON IRISH RIFLES) Harry Wickenden. Entitled to a BWM, Victory & Silver War Badge. Service Papers survive but are not supplied [“from Canterbury. First served as 2674 in 2/4th Buffs; later served with Suffolks, 1/1st Cambs and finally 5th Northants. GSW to right shoulder, severe, permanent, 30% or 40% disability”]. Lightly polished VF+ £40.00 [REF: 129] VICTORY MEDAL to 2133 SJT H.ASPINALL 2-LOND.R Herbert Aspinall, lived Hammersmith. To France 6/1/15. Renumbered 230471; Awarded MM for his Bravery at Gommecourt 1/7/16 on the First Day of the Somme (MM LG 1/9/16); Awarded Bar to his MM for his Bravery at Langemarck, Ypres Salient on 16/8/17 (MM Bar LG 18/10/17); DIED HOME 15/2/19 of Influenza & is buried in Bear Road, Brighton Borough Cemetery. Obverse heavily polished FINE, reverse VF £140.00 [REF: 138] VICTORY MEDAL to 4352 A.CPL J.ANDERSON H.A.C.(INF) John Anderson, from Brandling Park, Newcastle-on-Tyne. Educated at Felsted School, Essex where he served in the OTC. A pre-war dental student, he was admitted into the HAC September 1915. Suffered Gun Shot Wounds in neck and back F&F 5/11/16. Attached Nigerian Regiment, West Africa Frontier Force in 18/1/18. With 4pp Service Papers. Replacement ring, otherwise GVF £40.00 [REF: 151] BRAITHWAITE FAMILY MEDALS BRITISH WAR MEDAL: 27540 PTE H.BRAITHWAITE G.GDS. Served with 4th GRENADIER GUARDS. KIA F&F 30/8/17 & buried in Poelcapelle British Cemetery, Belgium. With photos of the cemetery & his CWGC Headstone. Plus: VICTORY MEDAL: 34819 PTE R.H.BRAITHWAITE R.S.FUS. Served with 2nd ROYAL SCOTS FUSILIERS. KIA F&F 23/4/17 & buried in Bootham Cemetery, Heninel, France. Brothers from Burton, near Carnforth, Westmoreland. NEF £80.00 [REF: 154] 1914/15 STAR to LIEUT J.R.WARDEN-WOLHUTER 5th M.R. James Robertson Warden Wolhuter, born in Orange Free State 1888 & was possibly a member of the Wolhuter Gold Mines family. Educated at Wellington High School & Maritzberg College. A pre-war Natal Civil Servant & Bank Clerk at the Standard Bank of South Africa. Served in Natal Cadet Corps 1903-06, then in Natal Field Artillery 1906-11. Served in 1st Regiment, 5th Mounted Brigade with General Botha for 11 months in ‘Free State Rebellion and German South West Africa Campaign’ 1914-15. Commissioned 2nd LIEUT into 9th EAST KENT REGT 18/1/16 (LG 20/1/16) for service in France. Relinquished commission on account of ill-health LG 14/4/17. With 2pp Service Papers. Small verdigris spots on reverse, otherwise NEF £60.00 [REF: 157] 1914/15 STAR to H.J.MARTIN B.R.C.S. & ST.J.J. Herbert John Martin, a pre-war opticians clerk from Wood Green, Middlesex. To France April 1915 as an Orderly, British Red Cross. Then joined 5th LONDON RIFLE BRIGADE & transferred to the 3rd LONDON REGT. KIA F&F 27/8/18 & buried in Peronne Road Cemetery, Maricourt. With copies of his three MICs etc. EF £70.00 [REF: 163] VICTORY MEDAL [Low number] to 19 CPL W.H.KIRK MIN.CPS.AIF “William Henry Kirk. Enlisted October 1915 & served in the Australian Mining Corps. Returned to Australia 12/5/19” Service Papers are available online but are not supplied. Several stain spots, lightly polished VF £95.00 [REF: 165] VICTORY MEDAL to 4519 PTE F.PRITCHARD 28th AIF Frank Pritchard, born Wood Green; KIA F&F 3-6/11/16 & commemorated on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial. With 5pp Australian Service Papers. Minor official corrections to rank, initial & name. EF £110.00 [REF: 167] VICTORY MEDAL to 2.LIEUT A.R.HUGHES Arthur Robert Hughes. To France 9/12/16 as 2358 PTE in the CHESHIRE YEOMANRY, subsequently 15029 & 243939 CHESHIRE REGIMENT; Commissioned 2.LIEUT into ROYAL WELSH FUSILIERS 25/6/18; Later served in the ROYAL FIELD ARTILLERY as LIEUT. NEF £40.00 [REF: 174] EiiR CAMPAIGN SERVICE MEDAL Bar ‘NORTHERN IRELAND’ to F/449775 PTE A.R.DEANS U.D.R. (Ulster Defence Regt) The unusual prefix indicates that this recipient was a female 'Greenfinch'. EF £200.00 [REF: 177] BRITISH WAR MEDAL to ALFRED W.R.CHARLTON (Unique name) Alfred William Rogers Charlton, from West Hartlepool. Mercantile Marine. KIA 1/2/16 when SS ‘FRANZ FISCHER’ was sunk at night by a sudden explosion whilst moored in the Thames Estuary, with the loss of the Master & 12 crew. The three survivors thought they had been bombed by a Zeppelin bomb and this was officially accepted. However, post-war research indicates it was probably a submarine torpedo attack by German UB17. See: https://thewreckoftheweek.wordpress.com/tag/franz-fischer/ Dark toned GVF £70.00 [REF: 178] BRITISH WAR MEDAL to JOHN M.JONES Note: More than one Mercantile Marine recipient with this name have index cards, including Bosun John Martin Jones, KIA 29/4/18 in the English Channel when SS ‘AUSTRALIER’ was torpedoed & sunk by UB57 whilst on voyage from Bilbao to Middlesbrough. EF £25.00 [REF: 179] BRITISH WAR MEDAL to DAVID POLLOCK Note: Two Mercantile Marine recipients with this name have index cards; one was KIA 7/2/17 when SS ‘CALIFORNIA’, on voyage from New York, was torpedoed & sunk by U-85 with the loss of 43 lives. Toned EF £25.00 [REF: 182] VICTORY MEDAL to MID G.A.FOX RNR Geoffrey Aldom Fox. Born circa 1899. Served as Temporary Midshipman RNR in WW1 (“from 16/8/16”). In WW2 he was a Chief Officer in the Merchant Navy. KIA 8/10/42 when SS ‘CLAN MACTAVISH’ was torpedoed & sunk off the Cape of Good Hope by U-159. Note: The ship was en route for New York, carrying 28 survivors from another vessel sunk by the same U-Boat. EF £75.00 [REF: 185] MERCANTILE MARINE WAR MEDAL to WILLIAM WAITES (Unique name) No documentation but apparently “Born Tunbridge Wells 1892; MMWM index card is marked ‘Deceased’ and his medal was issued to Mr W.B.Waites of 150 Windmill Street, Gravesend in 1926.” NEF £60.00 [REF: 189] 1914/15 TRIO to R.A.BRAGG 2.STD MFA (on star); R.A.BRAGG STD MFA (on pair) Reginald Alfred Bragg. Served as a Steward on the elegant, requisitioned luxury steam yacht ‘Verona’ whilst on anti-submarine duties, lightly armed with one gun & a single depth charge. KIA 24/2/17 when HM YACHT VERONA hit a mine & sank in less than a minute off Lossiemouth. Victory officially renamed, EF £145.00 [REF: 190] 1914/15 TRIO to ENG.LT.CR H.B.MAIN RN Harold Benjamin Main. Commissioned Engineer Sub-Lieut 1/7/04 & Promoted Engineer Lieut-Commander 1/11/14. Served on HMS Good Hope, Magnificent, Minerva, Albemarle, Canada, Sirdar & Royalist. Was present at the Battle of Jutland 31/5/16 as Eng Lt Cdr on HMS Canada & was noted for early promotion LG 15/9/16. Retired 1929. With 3pp A3 Service Papers. EF £195.00 [REF: 194] BWM & MERCANTILE MARINE WAR MEDAL to WILLIAM ORME (Unique name) Born at Great Crosby circa 1883. Fireman, Mercantile Marine. KIA 25-26/2/17 when S.S.’LACONIA’, a defensively armed Cunard Liner, was sunk in a night time attack by German Submarine U50 some 160 miles off the Fastnet Rock, with the loss of 12 lives. The ‘Laconia’ was the largest merchant vessel lost in February 1917, the first month of unrestricted U-Boat warfare in the Atlantic. Two US citizens were among the dead & their family issued a public telegraph to President Wilson urging the US to enter the war, whilst British propaganda likened the loss to that of the ‘Lusitania’ in 1915. Three days later the US started arming its merchant vessels. GVF £175.00 [REF: 195] BWM & MERCANTILE MARINE WAR MEDAL to ALFRED G.GRICE (Unique name) Born at Newcastle-on-Tyne circa 1874. Donkeyman, Mercantile Marine; KIA 20/2/18 when S.S.’WESTERGATE’ was torpedoed by German Submarine UB-80 in the English Channel, 22 miles East of Start Point, whilst on a voyage from Hartlepool to Cartagena. 24 Crew were lost including the Master. EF £140.00 [REF: 196] GROUP OF 6 to RNVR, comprising: BWM, VICTORY (MZ.5255 C.F.GRAHAM O.TEL RNVR), 1939-45 STAR, AFRICA STAR, DEFENCE & WAR MEDAL (WW2 medals unnamed as issued). All mounted as worn. Pair lightly contacted VF, WW2 medals GVF £120.00 [REF: 197] 1914/15 STAR to F-1315 T.BOARDMAN P.O.M. RNAS Thomas Boardman, born Wigan. Pre-war motor driver. Served as Petty Officer Mechanic with RNAS Armoured Cars at Gallipoli & was wounded 20/7/15. With 1pp Service Papers. NEF £95.00 [REF: 198] 1914/15 STAR to F-4601 W.R.HENDERSON AM.1 RNAS No documentation but apparently “Enlisted 8/5/15; Wireless Operator” EF £55.00 [REF: 200] BRITISH WAR MEDAL to CAPT A.A.GREENSLADE R.F.C. Arthur Acraman Greenslade, born 1893. Educated at Willaston School, Nantwich & Marlborough College. Initially commissioned 2.Lieut into SOUTH LANCASHIRE REGT. To France 17/1/15. Promoted Captain & attached to RFC as Pilot 24/5/17. Wounded in Action F&F 22/7/17 during an artillery spotting patrol with 13th Squadron RFC. DIED HOME 28/2/41 while serving as a Volunteer with the 11th City of Bristol Battn, Home Guard & has a CWGC listing (Canford Cemetery, Bristol). Note: Two of his sons were given Acraman as second Christian name. (‘Ackaman’ on MIC) & both were killed in WW2, one in the Bristol Blitz 2/12/40, the other in N.W.Europe as Lieutenant with 81st (Glamorgan Yeomanry) Medium Regt RA 26/3/45. GVF £195.00 [REF: 204] VICTORY MEDAL to 45107 1.AM L.H.MILES RAF Lionel Harry Bowkett Miles, born 1898 & lived in Walthamstow, London. Enlisted in RFC 25/8/16 as Aero Engine Fitter. KIA F&F 24/9/18 during the German bombing raid on Marquise aerodrome, near Calais - one of 46 servicemen killed during this raid. With 2pp Service Papers. NEF £130.00 [REF: 207] VICTORY MEDAL to MAJOR C.S.DANBY RAF Cyril Stone Danby, born Lenton & lived West Bridgford, Nottingham. Commissioned into Rifle Brigade 1914 then transferred to RFC in 1915. To France 1/12/15 as pilot in 15th Squadron RFC. While flying a BE2c [No.2104] with Observer Cpl Kennedy on 8/2/16, he was engaged by 2 Fokkers & 3 Aviatiks at 7,000 feet but emerged unscathed. He later served with 113th Squadron & was awarded the Military Cross LG 1/1/17. Granted a permanent commission as Major in the RAF, LG 1/8/19, but this was cancelled in LG 2/12/19. Note: He may have been the author ‘Cyril Danby’. GVF £245.00 [REF: 209] UNIQUE MEMORIAL PLAQUE to THOMAS MARTIN PHILLIPS [2.LIEUT, RAF] Born Swansea 1894. Educated at London University & was apparently a Welsh speaker. Commissioned as 2nd Lieut & Pilot, 103rd Squadron RAF. KIA F&F 18/9/18 whilst flying on a bombing raid to Harbourdin. His DH9 (Serial 5572) was hit over Lille by anti-aircraft fire, was seen to spin down from 15,000 feet and crash; his Observer/Gunner, Lieut.R.Emrys Owen, was also killed. Buried Rue-Petillon Military Cemetery, Fleurbaix. Note: This kill was also claimed by the Jasta 52 pilot, Otto Sowa. VF+ £300.00 Postage & Packing is additional to your order, as follows:- >> UK Delivery of order up to £100 = UK INSURED ‘SIGNED FOR’ P&P @ £ 3.50 >> UK Delivery of order more than £100 = UK ‘SPECIAL DELIVERY’ P&P @ £ 8.00 >> International Delivery = INSURED AIRMAIL P&P (with Tracking &/or Signed For) - price by quotation & typically less than £10.00
THE GREAT WAR MEDAL COLLECTORS COMPANION Volume 2 by H.Williamson 2014. 361pp. Comprehensive chapters on Regimental Numbers & Abbreviations. Index. New Hardback, signed by the author. Limited edition of only 2000 copies. NOTE: UK only price is £38.00 plus £8.00 P&P. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
THE GREAT WAR MEDAL COLLECTORS COMPANION Volume 3 by H.Williamson 2014. 576pp. Short histories of 80 British Army Divisions 1914-19 including their badge, battles & engagements. Also locations of British Cavalry, Yeomanry & Infantry Battalions with dates & movements, Theatres of War, Brigades & Divisions etc. Comprehensive chapters on R.E. units, M.G.C. & Army Cyclist Corps 1914-19, with much new information including Battle Honours & locations etc. Index, 3 Colour sections & many black & white illustrations. Limited edition of only 1200 copies. New Hardback, signed by the author NOTE: UK only price is £48.00 plus £8.00 P&P. For overseas orders, please contact us for special P&P rates.
UNIQUE MEMORIAL PLAQUE to a TYNESIDE SCOTTISH OFFICER WILLIAM EDWARD HANSON 2.LIEUT, commissioned from Inns of Court OTC into 22nd NORTH'D.FUS. KIA F&F 28/4/17 in 34th Division attack on the Chemical Works at Roeux With supporting documentation. Note: His Officers Papers exist at TNA Ref: WO 339/71648 but we have not checked them. Condition: EF
UNOFFICIAL 'CHRISTMAS 1918' SPORTS MEDALLION Ottoman Turkish silver 20 Kurush coin (35mm diameter) with suspension ring. Obverse: Large tughra (Sultan’s calligraphic monogram) encircled by crescents & stars. Reverse: Erased & privately engraved: ‘LLAQLAQ.IS SPORTS – CHIRSTMAS 1918 – TUG OF WAR’ (as spelt). Presumably made in a Middle Eastern bazaar at the end of WW1. Condition: GVF
VICTORIAN ARMY LS&GC MEDAL 2316 CR:SGT J.COX RL:WAR:R Condition: Edge bruise at 9am & slight edge knock at 3pm, otherwise GVF
VICTORIAN ARMY LS&GC MEDAL 1453 QR.MR.SGT D.GODDARD 13th HUSSAS (as engraved in capitals) Recommended for LS&GC 1/4/91 With copy of 13th Hussars Medal Roll. Note: Victorian LS&GC medals were named in engraved capitals from 1874 until the end of the 19th century. Condition: EF
VICTORY MEDAL - KIA SOMME 1st July 1916 Z-685 PTE S.L.TOMKINS RIF.BRIG. Born Dulwich. To France 26/1/15 & served with 1st RIFLE BRIGADE; KIA F&F 1/7/16 on the First Day of the Somme, when the 1st Rifle Brigade attacked Redan Ridge through a hail of rifle & machine-gun fire from Heidenkopf Redoubt (the Quadrilateral). They managed to enter the German first line by 10.00am but after heavy, close quarter fighting along the trenches, the small party of survivors were finally driven out in the late afternoon by a counter attack. This action cost the 1st Rifle Brigade 474 casualties, of whom 14 Officers & 154 Other Ranks were killed. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial. With supporting documentation. Condition: GVF
VICTORY MEDAL to 17th LANCERS 17L-6409 PTE E.J.GARDNER 17-LRS To France 6/10/14; Wounded & discharged 1/10/15. Unusual prefix. With supporting documentation. Condition: EF
VICTORY MEDAL to an INDIAN ARMY OFFICER LIEUT C.E.SIEDLE Charles Edward Siedle, born Colombo, Ceylon 1887. Educated at Sir Andrew Judd's Commercial School, Tonbridge, Kent. Commissioned 20/2/16 into 1/3rd Brahmans, Indian Army & was attached 2nd King's Liverpool Regt for instruction. Served in Mesopotamia 1916, fought in the Battle of Kut-al-Amara 1917. Also served in Arabia & the Persian Mekran. Demobilised 15/4/19. With details from Ceylon Roll of Honour & supporting documentation. Condition: Polished NVF
VICTORY MEDAL to the HONOURABLE ARTILLERY COMPANY 9104 PTE H.E.HAMMOND HAC-INF- Harold Ernest Hammond. Joined HAC 5/10/16. To France 25/9/17. Home address was 7 Jersey Road, Ilford, Essex. With supporting documentation. Condition: NEF
VICTORY MEDAL, GviR SPECIAL CONSTABULARY LONG SERVICE MEDAL & DEFENCE MEDAL 37110 PTE E.M.ELTRINGHAM ESSEX R. (on Victory Medal) ERNEST ELTRINGHAM (on SCLSM) Ernest Mason Eltringham, born Lanchester, Co.Durham 1897. Enlisted 8/11/16. Discharged 10/9/19 & entitled to a Silver War Badge. At the time of his death on 26/12/56 he was living at 9 Victoria Terrace, Hamsterley Colliery, County Durham. With research documentation. Condition: EF
WW1 GERMAN PIPE BOWL IN ORIGINAL PACKAGING Tabak Pfeife Kronprinz Marke 'The soldier’s favourite pipe for army and navy' A WW1 period German handmade pipe bowl produced by the C.G.Reich Pfeifenfabrik, a Thuringen pipe factory founded in 1887. A German WW1 Landser / Soldat is illustrated on one side, whilst the other side has an image of the Prussian Crown Prince Wilhelm. Condition: Un-used, very good condition.
WW1 MID OAKLEAF (Modern replacement) Sew-on version.
WW1 MID OAKLEAF (Modern replacement) Good quality & full-size, with 2 blades
WW2 'THE KING'S BADGE' - FOR LOYAL SERVICE Authorised by the Ministry of Pensions in WW2, it was initially issued to servicemen discharged from active service as a result of their injuries & was to be worn only on civilian clothing. By the end of 1941 over 8,000 had been awarded. By late 1944 it was also being awarded to the coastguards, police, members of the Civil Defence Services & the Home Guard. 26mm Diameter with a half-moon buttonhole lapel fitting. Condition: Good Condition
WW2 SILVER 'TA' TERRITORIAL ARMY LAPEL BADGE Sterling Silver. Reverse officially numbered '156357' Note: Designed by the Royal Mint & approved by King George VI in March 1938. Silver was chosen as a link to the silver badges & trimmings traditionally worn by the Volunteers. All badges were officially numbered, with numbers 1 and 2 being presented to the King & Queen, as Honorary Colonels of TA regiments. Issued to all Territorial Army Officers and O/Rs upon enlistment, but this ceased in 1939 when the TA was absorbed into the army. All pre-war examples have a lapel fixing & its issue was revived in 1947, when a pin-back fixing was also introduced. See: http://www.britishbadgeforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=24461 Condition: Good Condition