1914 TRIO & ORIGINAL 'AUG-NOV 1914' CLASP plus ephemera to 10531 PTE John ‘Jack’ ARMSTRONG 18th HUSSARS. Gassed at Hooge during 2nd Battle of Ypres 24/5/15. Later wounded near Lens 26/6/17

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10531 PTE J.ARMSTRONG 18/HRS (on 1914 Star)

10531 PTE J.ARMSTRONG 18-HRS (on pair)



John ‘Jack’ Armstrong


To France 15/8/14 with 18th Royal Hussars (Queen Mary's Own) & qualified for the ‘Aug-Nov 1914’ Clasp


Gassed at Hooge in the Salient during the Second Battle of Ypres 24/5/15


Admitted to 18th General Hospital 26/5/15


Wounded whilst trench digging near Lens 26/6/17


Also comes with:

> 18th Hussars Cap Badge (facsimile?)

> 18th Hussars Brooch

> Ribbon bar & Rosette

> 3 patriotic French Postcards, all inscribed to his sweetheart & signed ‘Jack’



With copy of his Medal Index Card, two MH106 Medical Records & Unit History extracts


Condition: Mounted as worn with his Original 'Aug-Nov 1914' Clasp on clean silk ribbons. Very lightly contacted GVF