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1914 Star to a Serjeant in the 2nd South Staffordshire Regt - MID & MM (DOW 1916)

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Product code: 6D7W0J


William Henry Lichfield, born Birmingham circa 1888

To France 12/8/14 as Sergeant.

Mentioned in Despatches as Sergt-Major by Sir Douglas Haig - MiD LG 15/6/16

Awarded the Military Medal as Coy.Q.M.Sjt. & his MM was announced posthumously in LG 14/9/16

Severely wounded during attack on Machine Gun House in Delville Wood as CSM 9/8/16

The following day he DOW F&F 10/8/16 & is buried in La Neuville British Cemetery, Corbie, Somme.

With printed research documentation & gilded replacement 'Aug-Nov 1914' Clasp .

Condition: Gilded NEF