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Lots 1 - 180 Lots 181-360 Lots 361-540 Lots 541-720 Lots 721-834
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1

 

38th Regiment of Foot (1st Staffordshire) Medal, George III Period in silver, Details as per Balmer Ref.309. A rare (only a few specimens known) early British Army Medal. One of the earliest to be awarded

 

£450-550




2

 

Naval General Service Medal 1848, clasp Basque Roads 1809, named to Richard Kinsman. There is only one man of this name on the NGS roll, and he is listed as a Boy on HMS Dido, entitled Syria clasp only. Previously noted as with a ‘false clasp’, and sold at Glendinings in September 1948 and Spink in July 1995. Generally very fine

 

£300-350

3

 

Military General Service Medal 1848, three clasps, Toulouse, Orthes, Pyrenees, named to Lieutenant F. Wheatley, Royal Artillery. Unable to confirm on roll. Extremely fine

 

£1,000-1,250



4

 

Withdrawn

 

 


5

 

Army of India Medal, clasp Bhurtpoor named to Lieutenant J.O. Oldham, 60th Native Infantry. Generally very fine

 

£1,050-1,150



6

 

An Officers Waterloo Medal to Assistant Surgeon Alexander Stewart of the 28th Foot (Gloucester Regiment) one of the seven 28th Officers medals that have been for sale in the last 135 + years left to collect. Waterloo Medal 1815 to ASSIST. SURG. A. STEWART, 28th REGIMENT FOOT Silver bar suspension engraved “QUATRE BRAS 16 June 1815” & on reverse “Obt. in Jamaica 20th Octr. 1837” 37 Officers were at Waterloo in the 28th, in the last 135 years in auction there have been 11 for sale, 4 of those in Museums leaving 7 (approx) to collect those are ALEXANDER STEWART, Nixon, Llewellyn, English, Carrothers, Ingram & Hilliard. Stewart qualified as Bachelor of Arts, Trinity College, Dublin, in 1812, & was appointed Assistant Surgeon, 6th Garrison Battalion, on 25.11.1813. Placed on half-pay, 5 .2.1815, he exchanged to full pay in the 28th Foot on 9.2.1815 & served with that regiment at Quatre Bras & Waterloo. Placed on half-pay in August 1819, he exchanged to the 2nd Dragoons on 1.3.1821, & was appointed Surgeon on the Staff on 15 .5.1835. He died at Falmouth in Jamaica on 20.10.1837. Copy Medal Roll (Waterloo) & Army Service details. Replacement steel clip, edge bruising & contact marks, otherwise Nearly very fine

 

£5,250-5,650



7

 

Scarce Sutlej Medal to a 29th Regiment casualty for Ferozeshuhur 1845 to Corporal James Teasdale, in the Worcester Regiment that took heavy casualties at this hard fought action. Sutlej Medal 1845-46 for Ferozeshuhur 1845 No bar. CORPL. JAMES TEASDALE, 29th REGT. Corporal James Teasdale was killed in action at Ferozeshuhur on 21 December 1845. The 29th & 80th Regiments together attacked the right of the Sikh position & carried the enemy entrenchments by storm at the point of the bayonet, but were then subjected to fierce Sikh counter-attacks. The 29th lost 3 officers & 52 men killed; 3 officers & 192 men wounded in this bloody battle from a total of 28 Officers & 765 O/R’s in the battle. The First Sikh war was a hard fought one as the Sikh Army was well trained & well armed, leading to heavy casualties with the British Army. Corporal Teasdale was one of 4 N.C.O. fatal casualties to the Worcester Regiment. Provenance D.N.W. 2002. Edge bruising, (see pictures) therefore Nearly very fine

 

£595-695



8

 

Punjab Medal 1848-49, no bar to WM. MARTIN 61st FOOT. Copy Medal Roll 'Sent to Depot, England, 10.5.1849'. William Martin born Longford, Ireland, attested as 1743 Pte. in the 81st Regt.,1842 then as 2284 Pte. Wm. Martin, 61st Foot from 1844 served East Indies, imprisoned twice for drunkenness before Campaign Service - “Was present at the capture of the Fort at Nurpur, Punjab 14.9.1848, in the affair with the enemy on the 22.11.1848 at Nujjuffur & in the action at Sadullapur, 5.12.1848”. Discharged 1850. Copy Medal Roll & Discharge papers (8 pages). Good very fine

 

£495-575

9

 

Punjab Medal, two clasps, Mooltan and Goojerat, named to Corporal G. Gull, 1st Battalion, 60th Rifles.

 

£400-450



10

 

PTE. GEORGE LOWNES The Duke of Wellington's (West Riding) Regiment Killed in Action Sebastopol 29.8.1855.Crimea Medal 1854, bar Sebastopol (loose on ribbon as issued) G. LOWNES. 33rd REGT. officially impressed naming. 3657 Pte. George Lownes enlisted at Liverpool 6.9.1854. Served in the Crimea from 17.6.1855 and was killed in the trenches at Sebastopol 29.8.1855. Copies casualty & muster rolls, some minor nicks to edge, otherwise Very fine

 

£425-465

11

 

Punjab Medal, an unnamed example. Edge cut at 9 o’clock, and a mark to the obverse. Good very fine

 

£175-225
  12

 

Punjab Medal, no bar, name erased. Very fine

 

£125-150


13

 

Crimea Medal, four clasps, Alma, Balaklava, Inkermann and Sebastopol, name erased. Generally very fine

 

£300-350




14

 

Crimea Medal, clasp Sebastopol, named in engraved style to Corporal A. Kirkup, 71st Highland Light Infantry. With copy medal roll, confirming entitlement. Generally very fine

 

£190-240




15

 

Crimea Medal, no clasp, named to James Harding, Ambulance Corps. With copy medal roll. Contemporarily engraved in large serif capitals, light contact marks, edge bruise, Good very fine

 

£220-260

16

 

Crimea Medal, one clasp, Sebastopol, unnamed as issued, edge bruising, useful gap filler as most were issued unnamed. Good very fine

 

£200-225





17

 

Crimea Medal, no clasp, named in officially impressed style to John Kerr, Scots Fusilier Guards. Two possible recipients, one died 20th February 1855 or the other died 20th January 1855. Broach-marks to the obverse, otherwise Good very fine

 

£110-140

18

 

Crimea Medal, no clasp, unnamed as issued, with edge-knocks, About very fine

 

£100-125

19

 

Turkish Crimea Medal (British Issue), unnamed as issued. Nearly extremely fine

 

£125-150

20

 

Turkish Crimea Medal, Sardinian issue, unnamed as issued.

 

£100-125

21

 

Turkish Crimea Medal, La Crimea reverse, unnamed as issued. Good very fine

 

£90-110




22

 

Turkish Crimea Medal, La Crimea reverse, named to Chas Dargan, 39th Regiment. With ornate suspender, missing pin, thus About Fine

 

£45-55

23

 

Baltic Medal, unnamed as issued. Nearly extremely fine

 

£170-210

24

 

Baltic Medal, unnamed as issued. Suspender claw unattached. Very fine

 

£150-180
  25

 

Baltic Medal, unnamed as issued. Edge-knock to the reverse rim at 8 o’clock, otherwise Generally very fine

 

£140-180
  26

 

Baltic Medal, un-named as issued to Royal Navy. Extremely fine

 

£140-180

27

 

India General Service Medal 1854, clasp Jowaki 1877-8 named to 57 Private Giles Gregory, Rifle Brigade

 

£160-200

28

 

India General Service Medal 1854, one bar Perak engraved Ch. Pett. Off. S. Jago. Sold as renamed. Good space filler of early I.G.S. bar. Very fine

£120-150




29

 

India General Service Medal 1854, clasp Northwest Frontier to 1726 PTE. J. PRIOR, 3 Bn. RIF. BDE. (Impressed) 1726 Private John Prior served with the 3rd Battalion Rifle Brigade as part of Brevet Colonel A.D. McDonell's Expedition against Sultan Muhammed Khan on the North West Frontier of India December 1863 - January 1864. Discharged March 1868. surname officially corrected. Nearly extremely fine

 

£235-265



30

 

India General Service Medal 1854, two clasps, Burma 1885-7, Burma 1887-89 2263 PTE. D. SULLIVAN, 2d. Bn. R. SCO. FUS. Copy Discharge papers. Daniel Sullivan from St. Anns, Cork.Served 1st Boer War 1880 with 2/21st Regt. (Royal Scot's Fusiliers) from 15.3.1878 & embarked for South Africa 22.2.1879 covering the actions involved there were the Siege of Potchefstroom 12.12.1880-21.3.1881, Swart Kopjes 6.1.1881, Elandsfontein Ridge 16.1.1881, Sieges of Pretoria & Rustenberg, being the actions where they sustained casualties - entitled South Africa Zulu Medal bar 1879. To East Indies 5.1.1882. Discharged 21.7.1893 having been sentenced to penal servitude. Unofficial lugs between first and 2nd bars as issued loose. 78 medals issued with both bars. Very minor edge bruising otherwise Nearly extremely fine

 

£225-245

31

 

India General Service Medal 1854, clasp Burma 1885-7 named to Corporal B.R.O. North, Liverpool Regiment

 

£170-210



32

 

India General Service Medal 1854, two bars Burma 1885-7, Hazara 1888. 29642 SERGT. J. KANE, NO. 3 BY. 1ST BDE. S.I. DIV. R.A. (South Irish Division, Royal Artillery). 20 combinations of these bars to unit. 3 Bty. 1st Bde. S.I. Div. R.A. later became No.6 Mountain Bty., R.A. where Kane qualified for the Hazara 1888 bar. James Kane was born in Rochester, Kent. Attested 11.5.1877 in the Royal Artillery. He served in India with the South Irish Division R.A., October 1885-March 1895, taking part in the Burma Expedition 1885-86 and the Black Mountain Expedition 1888. Discharged 15.7.1896. Copy Discharge Papers & Medal Rolls. Unusual combination of bars. Suspension refitted, reverse of claw missing, slight edge bruising, Very fine

 

£450-495




33

 

India General Service Medal 1854, two clasps, Burma 1887-89, Burma 1885-7 to  4974 PTE. P. DIAMOND, 1st. Bn. RIF. BRIG. Copy Discharge Papers. 4974 Private Patrick Diamond from Maghera, Co. Londonderry 1858, enlisted in the Rifle Brigade July 1881, served with the 1st Batt. In Upper Burma, Oct. 1886 - Feb. 1889. Discharged Aug. 1893. Bars mounted in this order as is normal, top bar with extra pierced holes both sides made when trying to add 2nd bar to 1st without `ears' ! Good very fine

 

£180-200



34

 

India General Service Medal 1854, one bar Burma 1887-89. To 4031 Pte W. SMITH 4th BN RIF BRIG. William Smith born Woodstock, Oxford. Attested 10.10.1879, discharged 12.10.1891 Copy Discharge Papers (9 pages) & Medal Roll, his only medal. Good very fine

 

£170-195




35

 

India General Service Medal 1854, clasp Burma 1887-89 to 2180 QR. MR. SERGT. W. WOOD, 2d. Bn. CHES. R. (Cheshire Regiment) Copy Discharge Papers, from Chesham, Buckinghamshire. Entitled L.S.G.C. Good senior N.C.O. rank. Quarter Master Sergeant. `ood' of surname officially corrected. Good very fine

 

£145-165
  36

 

India General Service Medal 1854, clasp Burma 1887-89 named to 3344 Private J. Smith, 9th Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Contact marks, Very fine

 

£130-160

37

 

India General Service Medal 1854, one bar Burma 1885-7 engraved Ch. Pett. Off. S. Jago. Sold as renamed. Good space filler. Very fine

 

£100-130





38

 

India General Service Medal 1854, clasp Hazara 1888, named to 2339 Sergeant T. Morriss, 2nd Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Theodore Morriss. With copy medal roll and research. Generally very fine

 

£200-250
  39

 

India General Service Medal 1854, clasp Chin-Lushai 1889-90 named to 1285 Sapper Joseph C, Co 2 Bn, Sappers & Miners. Very fine

 

£160-200

40

 

India General Service Medal 1854, clasp Hazara 1891 named to Lieutenant H.R.F. Anderson, Staff Corps. (Later Major), with some research

 

£340-380




41

 

India General Service Medal 1854, clasp, Waziristan 1894-95 3817 PTE. B. RALTON, 2d. Bn. BORDER REGT. (55th Foot) edge nick otherwise Nearly very fine

 

£210-235

42

 

India General Service Medal 1854, clasp Waziristan 1894-95 named to Sowar Allah Baksh Khan, 13th Bengal Cavalry. Couple of small edge-knocks, suspender re-attached, and is fixed (doesn’t swivel). About very fine

 

£80-100

43

 

Indian Munity Medal, clasp Lucknow, named to Henry Smith, 2nd Dragoon Guards. With copy roll, showing he died in 1858. Generally very fine

 

£400-450






44

 

Indian Mutiny Medal, two clasps, Lucknow, Relief of Lucknow, named to Edwin Edwards, 1st Battalion, 23rd Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Nearly extremely fine

 

£300-350

45

 

Indian Mutiny Medal, named to Seeodeen, 4th Regiment Infantry, Hyderabad Contingent.

 

£220-260

46

 

Indian Mutiny Medal, no clasp, named to Thomas Smith, 3rd Madras European Regiment.

 

£200-250

47

 

Indian Mutiny Medal, no clasp, named to Private T. Ward, 34th Foot (Cumberland). Marked duplicate

 

£160-200



48

 

China Medal 1857-60, one bar Canton 1857 to THOS JACOB. 59th REGT. (Impressed). East Lancs. Regt. 3187 Thomas Jacob born 1831 Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk. Attested 17.11.1852 discharged 31.5.1864. Copy Discharge papers & Medal Roll, his only medal. Very fine

 

£320-350







49

 

China War Medal 1857, clasp Taku Forts 1860, named in impressed style to Gunner Robert Gillon, No.3 Battery, 13th Brigade, Royal Artillery. With copy medal rolls and copy service papers. Nearly extremely fine

 

£250-300


50

 

Abyssinia Medal, engraved to reverse No.1627 Private Shaik Vuzeera, 25th Regiment, Bombay Native Light Infantry. Repaired suspender, About very fine

 

£250-300


51

 

Canada General Service Medal, clasp Fenian Raid 1866, named to Private R.Y. Hebden, 3rd V.V.R. Nearly extremely fine

 

£230-280


52

 

Ashantee Medal 1873-74, no clasp, named to A. Heals, Able Seaman, HMS Himalaya 73-74. One small edge-knock, at 2 o’clock, otherwise Generally very fine

 

£230-270

53

 

Ashantee Medal, no clasp, named to W.G.H. Webber, Domestic 2nd Class, HMS Rattlesnake 73-74. Medal has broach marks and suspender fitted. Very fine

 

£250-300



54

 

Afghanistan Medal 1878, clasp Peiwar Kotal to 965. SERGT. M. BIRMINGHAM, 2/8th REGT. (Liverpool Regiment) Good Sergeant's medal. Nearly extremely fine

 

£275-295
  55

 

Afghanistan Medal 1878, clasp Ahmed Khel, (946 Pte R. McVey. 59th Foot), Robert McVey verified to the roll for his single clasp earned. Nearly very fine

 

£240-280

56

 

Afghanistan Medal 1878, clasp Kandahar named to Private I.D. Anning, 11th Foot (Devon Regiment.)

 

£240-280

57

 

Afghanistan Medal 1878, no clasp, named to Captain J.N. Walker, 13th Bombay Native Infantry. (Later Colonel Commanding), with some research.

 

£320-360

58

 

Afghanistan Medal 1878, no clasp named to 32B/238 Private W. Webb, 1st/12th Regiment. Good very fine

 

£220-260
  59

 

Afghanistan Medal 1878, no  clasp, named to 1186 Private A. Storrie, 92nd Highlanders. Good very fine

 

£150-180



60

 

South Africa General Service Medal, one bar 1877-8 to 1341. PTE. J. BARCLAY. 90th FOOT. 72 of this double date bar issued to Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) 1341 James Barclay bornKallashaial, Mulhunrck, Tyrone, Ireland. Attested 5.4.1877. Papers marked ‘to serve with his brother in the 90th Foot.’ (1359 Thomas Barclay his brother also served in the Zulu War bar 1877-8-9.) Discharged 1.10.1893. His only medal. Copy Discharge Papers (8 pages) & Medal Roll. One edge bruise on reverse, Very fine

 

£975-1,100



61

 

South Africa General Service Medal, one bar 1879 to 2106 CORPL. J. WETHERELL, 91st FOOT. All 8 Companies of the Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders were in the Zulu action at Gingindovu 2.4.1879 which was part of the Eshowe Relief Column under Lord Chelmsford. The 91st formed the southern face of the laager & repulsed a determined Zulu attack during that day, killing 250 of the enemy & receiving themselves 1 K.I.A. & 8 Wounded. 2106 & 1077 James Wetherall (Wetherell) a printer from Durham attested 8.11.1877, appointed Lance Corporal 10.9.1878 & promoted in the Zulu War to Corporal 23.4.1879, discharged 23.10.1879 to Royal Hospital Chelsea 15.11.1879. Copy Discharge Papers (6 pages) his only medal & Medal Roll (modern) Claw slightly loose otherwise, Good very fine

 

£835-895


62

 

Cape of Good Hope General Service Medal, clasp Bechaunaland named to Private T.E. Parker, Cape Police. GVF

 

£180-230

63

 

Egypt Medal 1882, undated reverse, two clasps Suakin 1885 and Tofrek named to D. Taylor, Private, Royal Marine Light Infantry. Private David Taylor, wounded in action at Tofrek on 22nd March 1885, gunshot through the left thigh, invalided from the service in January 1887. With paperwork. Served HMS Duke of Wellington, October 1877-September 1879, HMS Asia, October 1880-January 1881, HMS Duke of Wellington October 1881 to September 1883, HMS Thunderer, September 1884 to April 1885. Royal Marine Battalion October 1884 to April 1885. Imprisoned 3 times including onboard Duke of Wellington for 14 days in August 1879. At Tofrek 7 Marines were killed and 16 wounded including Taylor. Good very fine

 

£400-500



64

 

A scarce 1885 Egypt Medal to Carpenter E. Beeton, an Empoyee of Messrs, Lucas & Aird, the company contracted to build a railway while the Egypt War was being fought there. Egypt Medal 1882, undated reverse, bar Suakian 1885 to CARPENTER E. BEETON. An employee of Messrs. Lucas & Aird, contracted to build a railway from Suakin on the Red Sea to Berber, near Khartoum, a distance of 200 miles. Only 20 miles of track were built, however, before the army withdrew. Several locomotives built specially for this contract were subsequently put to work on the Chattenden & Upnor Railway in Kent. We have seen Platelayers, Fitters, Agents etc but no other Carpenters for sale. Copy Medal Roll which includes 24 'Carpenters'. Nearly very fine

 

£395-445



65

 

 Withdrawn

 

 

66

 

Egypt Medal, undated reverse, clasp The Nile 1884-85 named to 4459 Private W. Morrison, 11th Company, Commissariat and Transport Corps. With copy medal roll. Good very fine

 

£220-260


67

 

Egypt Medal, dated 1882 reverse, no clasp, named to 2558 Private W. Bartlett, 7th Dragoon Guards. With copy service papers, Walter Bartlett was from Chard in Somerset, he was discharged due to Dementia, after attempting to desert whilst awaiting court-martial. The Dementia not being caused by his service, but due to his ‘in-temperance’. Good very fine

 

£220-260

68

 

Egypt Medal, undated reverse, clasp Suakin 1885 named to 5027 Private J. Brough, 2nd Scots Guards. Some edge-knicks, naming very clear, Generally very fine

 

£220-250



69

 

Egypt Medal 1882, undated, one clasp, The Nile 1884-85. 918 Pte. D. DARLING, 1/CAM'N HIGHrs. Copy Medal Roll, Discharge papers, David Darling born Barony, Glasgow enlisted 2.7.1884 served till 15.8.1887 in Queens Own Cameron Highlanders, then transfers to 1/Argyl & Sutherland Highlanders. Served Egypt, Ceylon & Hong Kong. Confirms his campaign medal + Khedives Star (1884-6) One e/k, light contact wear otherwise Good very fine

 

£185-215



70

 

Egypt Medal 1882, undated, bar Suakin 1885. 1759 Pte. H. Jones, 1/Shrops: L.I., Copy Medal Roll & Discharge Papers. Henry Jones, born 1862 in Wellington, Shropshire. Joined 53rd Regt. (Shropshire Light Infantry) 9.12.1880 serving 12 years in Malta 1883-1885 & Suakin 1885. Confirms Medal, Suakin 1885 bar & Khedive's Star. Good very fine

 

£175-195




71

 

Egypt Medal, reverse dated 1882, clasp Tel-El-Kebir, named to 1369 Shoeing Smith J. Gleaves, 4th Dragoon Guards. With copy medal roll. Toned, Good very fine

 

£175-225

72

 

Egypt Medal, dated 1882 reverse, no clasp, named to 1298 Private C. Yarwood, 1st Royal Sussex Regiment. Some pitting, and a little contact wear at 3 o’clock and 9 o’clock, otherwise Generally very fine

 

£160-200

73

 

Egypt Medal, undated reverse, clasp Suakin 1885 named to 5949 Private W. Jones, Medical Staff Corps.

 

£150-180




74

 

Egypt Medal, undated reverse, clasp Suakin 1885 named to 5107 Private J. Pelham, Medical Staff Corps. With copy medal roll. Lightly toned, Nearly extremely fine

 

£140-180
  75

 

Khedives Star, dated 1882, unnamed as issued, appears gilded. Good very fine

 

£55-65

76

 

India General Service Medal 1895, clasp, Relief of Chitral 1895 (3278 Pte. A. Dearle, 11th Hussars). Alfred Dearle was born in Twickenham, London. A Draper by occupation and a member of the 2nd Volunteer Battalion Devon Regiment, he attested for the 11th Hussars at Devonport on 27 June 1891. With the regiment he served in South Africa, May-October 1892 and India, October 1892-October 1895. Dearle took part in the Chitral Relief Expedition in 1895, attached to the Army Veterinary Department as a Clerk and Line Orderly. He was discharged by purchase (£18) on 19 October 1895; his intended place of residence given as ‘Kenmore’, Bath Road, Reading, Berkshire. With copied service papers and roll extracts. Very rare to unit, Good very fine

 

£400-500


77

 

India General Service Medal 1895, in silver, three clasps, Punjab Frontier 1897-98, Samana 1897 and Tirah 1897-98, named to 1004 Sepoy Forlek Khan, Kurrum Militia. Generally very fine

 

3190-240

78

 

India General Service Medal 1895, clasp Punjab Frontier 1897-98 named to 4119  W. Foxwell, 1st Somerset Light Infantry.

 

£160-200

79

 

India General Service Medal 1895, clasp Punjab Frontier 1897-98 named to Private J. Hassett, Royal Irish Regiment.

 

£160-200


80

 

British South Africa Company Medal, Rhodesia 1896 reverse, named to Corporal C.A. Philpot, ‘F’ Troop, Bulawayo Field Force. Generally very fine

 

£270-310

81

 

Queens Sudan Medal, named to 4192 Private E. Lilly, 2nd Lancashire Fusiliers.

 

£210-250

82

 

Khedives Sudan Medal 1896, named to Lieutenant A.R.C. Saville, 1st Bengal Lancers (Later Lieutenant-Colonel).

 

£300-350


83

 

Khedives Sudan Medal 1896, two clasps, Firket and Hafir, unnamed as issued. Some contact wear, Generally very fine

 

£175-225


84

 

Withdrawn

 

 





85

 

A “Saving the Guns” Queen’s South Africa Medal when 14th Battery Royal Field Artillery fought to the last by their guns & six Victoria Crosses were won trying to save them & the guns of the 66th Battery and another for tending the wounded under fire. Queens South Africa Medal, five bars Tugela Heights, Orange Free State, Relief of Ladysmith, Transvaal, Laing’s Nek. 90922 GNR C.E.BUCKLE 14th BTY.R.F.A. The 14th & 66th Batteries R.F.A. were galloped too close to the Boers in advance of the infantry by Colonel Long. In the face of withering fire from the Boers across the river, the officers & men of the batteries fought their guns to the last. The 14th Battery had one officer and nine other ranks killed and one officers and 13 other ranks wounded, two officers and 25 men were taken prisoner. After the Gunners had been shot down, the six guns, together with six from 66th Battery, stood abandoned on the veldt. General Buller asked for volunteers to save the guns. In the ensuing action, six Victoria Crosses were won.The gallantry of the artillery at COLENSO can be found mentioned in all the histories of the Boer War. Charles Edward Buckle born 1873 Barking, Essex, attested 22.6.1892. Medal confirmed on roll as issued 21/03/04. having been previously "Medal forfeited (for) receiving goods knowing them to have been stolen”. Discharged 21.6.1904. Entitled Kings South Africa Medal. Copy Discharge Papers, medal roll (K.S.A. not marked as re-issued). Contact wear from K.S.A. otherwise Nearly very fine

 

£495-595






86

 

Queens South Africa Medal, five clasps, Orange Free State, Transvaal, Laing’s Nek, Cape Colony, South Africa 1901 named to 7328 Private R. Johnson, Royal Lancaster Regiment. Served with Volunteer Company, with copy medal roll and Kings Own Cap Badge. Last two clasps, loose on ribbon. Generally very fine

 

£180-230
  87

 

Withdrawn

 

 



88

 

Queens South Africa Medal, four bars, Defence of Ladysmith, Belfast, Cape Colony and Orange Free State, named to 5232 Private J. Collins, Manchester Regiment, bars mounted in the above order. Copy medal roll (confirms C.C., O.F.S. issued late so mounted out of order) discharge papers from Knutsford, Chester. Entitled K.S.A. Light contact marks, Nearly very fine

 

£175-195



89

 

Queens South Africa Medal, four bars, Relief of Kimberley, Paardeberg, Driefontein, Transvaal to 3020 PTE, F, FOSTER, GLOUC. REGT. Copy Medal Roll entitled K.S.A. Very fine

 

£165-185


90

 

Queens South Africa Medal, four clasps, Cape Colony; Orange Free State; Transvaal; and South Africa 1901,  impressed to 42333 GNR. I. DAVIS, 8th BATT. R.F.A. Sold together with an original “Carte de Visite” photograph. Also sold with digital copies of Census returns; digital copies of Short Service papers; digital copies of Medal Rolls; a digital copy of the 1939 Register entry and a digital copy of the Probate Calendar entry Isaac Davis was born in Batheaston, Bath, Somerset, on 13th June, 1863, the son of Thomas and Mary Davis. He was baptised at Batheaston on 29th November, 1863. By 1881, he was a General Labourer but had become a Groom by 1884. Isaac enlisted in the Royal Artillery at Taunton, Somerset, on 16th April, 1884. He had previously served in the 4th Militia Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry. 42333 Gunner Isaac Davis joined the Royal Artillery at Hilsea, Portsmouth, on 19th April, 1884. By 1888, he was a Gunner in L Battery, 3rd Brigade, Royal Artillery which became the 44th Field Battery the following year. He has served in India between 9th October, 1884 and 30th November, 1891.Gunner Davis was transferred to the 1st class Army Reserve on 8th December, 1891. He was discharged on 15th April, 1896. Isaac returned to the Army and served in the 8th Battery Royal Field Artillery during the Anglo – Boer War in South Africa, but was invalided back to the United Kingdom on 18th April, 1901 and transferred to the Regular Army Reserve. Isaac married Beatrice Clarke in the Bath District during 1902. By 1911, he was a Furniture Dealer living at 2 Manor Buildings, Clifton Place, Clifton, Bristol. Isaac Davis, of 4 York Place, Clifton, Bristol died on 4th September, 1942. Extremely fine

 

£110-140
  91

 

Withdrawn

 

 



92

 

A Q.S.A. to the Scottish Horse who enlisted as Regt. No. '1' before renumbered to 26027 SQUADRON SERJEANT MAJOR Martin Coyne, 1st Scottish Horse. A good senior N.C.O. within the Regiment late Trooper & Cyclist 1st Scottish Horse.Queens South Africa Medal, three bars Cape Colony, Orange Free State, Transvaal. (entitled to South Africa 1901 bar) 26027 S SERJT. MAJ. M. COYNE SCOTTISH HORSE. (Squadron Sergeant Major) Note 1st issue of Q.S.A.'s are named Scottish Horse in full, later abbreviated. Copy Record of Service, Enlisted Kimberley C.C., as Regtl No. “1” M. Coyne, 1st Scottish Horse. Discharge Papers No.1 Serjt. Major M. Coyne, 1st Scottish Horse, two pages giving No “1” Rank S.M. Coyne M. Discharged 19.7.1901 & 26027 Martin Coyne, Tpr. Discharged 19.7.1901, Time Expired, home address 54, Church Way, North Shields, Northumberland. Paid at 8/- per diem, claims 10/- being a Cyclist. Medal Roll shows Tpr. (Cyclist) crossed through with S.S.M. (Squadron Sergeant Major) above. Extremely fine

 

£225-245



93

 

Queens South Africa Medal, three bars, Cape Colony, Orange Free State, Transvaal.6646 PTE. A. MCKAY, K.O. SCOT. BORD. (Mounted Infantry) Slightly Wounded Nr. LILLIEFONTEIN, 7.5.1901, the only casualty to the Regt. here. Copy medal roll. Few edge bruises otherwise Very fine

 

£150-175

94

 

Queens South Africa Medal, three clasps, Cape Colony, Orange Free State and Transvaal named to 5452 Corporal J. McPherson, Royal Scots. Good very fine

 

£100-125

95

 

Queens South Africa Medal, three clasps, Cape Colony, Orange Free State and Transvaal named to 3135 Private W. Field, Royal Scots. Generally very fine

 

£100-125

96

 

Queens South Africa Medal, three clasps, Cape Colony, Orange Free State and Transvaal named to 2081 Private W. Chappell, 1st Suffolk Regiment. With copy medal roll. Nearly extremely fine

 

£100-125

97

 

Queens South Africa Medal, three clasps, Cape Colony, Orange Free State and Transvaal named to 3714 Private S. Murray, 10th Royal Hussars. Toned, Good very fine

 

£100-125

98

 

Queens South Africa Medal, three clasps, Cape Colony, Orange Free State and Transvaal named to 5100 Private W. Finlayson, Royal Scots. Couple of small edge-knocks, Generally very fine

 

£100-125

99

 

Queens South Africa Medal, three clasps, Cape Colony, South Africa 1901 and South Africa 1902, named to 7391 Corporal C. McGregor, Highland Light Infantry. Good very fine

 

£100-125

100

 

Queens South Africa Medal, three clasps, Orange Free State, Transvaal and South Africa 1902 named to 3786 Private W. Fox, 3rd Hussars. With copy medal roll confirming entitlement. Generally very fine

 

£100-125


101

 

Queens South Africa Medal, three clasps, Cape Colony, Orange Free State and Belfast named to 4401 Private T. Hall, Gordon Highlanders. With copy service papers, and copy medal roll. Good very fine

 

£100-125


102

 

Queens South Africa Medal, three clasps, Cape Colony, Orange Free State and Transvaal named to 6199 Private S. Miller, East Yorkshire Regiment. With copy medal roll, served with 2nd battalion. Good very fine

 

£100-125


103

 

Queens South Africa Medal, three clasps, Cape Colony, Orange Free State and Transvaal named to 3787 Private A. Warner, 2nd Lincolnshire Regiment. With copy medal roll and copy service papers. Good very fine

 

£100-125


104

 

Queens South Africa Medal, three clasps, Transvaal, South Africa 1901 and South Africa 1902 named to 7578 Private S. Shaw, Liverpool Regiment. With copy service papers. Edge-knock at 4 o’clock, Good very fine

 

£100-125


105

 

Queens South Africa Medal, three clasps, Cape Colony, Orange Free State and Transvaal named to 4725 Private A. Strickland, 2nd Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. With copy service papers, also entitled to a Queens Sudan Medal and Khedives Sudan Medal 1896, with clasps The Atbara and Khartoum. Ghost dates to reverse, Nearly extremely fine

 

£100-125


106

 

Queens South Africa Medal, three clasps, Cape Colony, Orange Free State and Transvaal named to 10400 Driver C. Artlett, Army Service Corps. With copy medal rolls, very faint ghost dates to reverse, Good very fine

 

£100-125



107

 

Queens South Africa Medal, two clasps, Relief of Kimberley, Orange Free State to 952 PTE. S. HUNT, GLOUC. RGT. Private Stephen Hunt born St Werburgh, Bristol, attested 1884, Drummer 1889, served in the Boer War from 1.1.1900-17.4.1900, discharged medically unfit 15.10.1900 as he was WOUNDED KLIP KRAAL (Klip Drift) 16.2.1900, where the 2nd Battalion had sharp fighting with Cronje’s rear-guard. TEN Gloucester Regiment men wounded at this action. Copy casualty & Medal Roll, Discharge papers (8 pages) Nearly extremely fine

 

£235-265



108

 

A Boer War Medal with an unusual to find picture of an other rank in the Boer War wearing his I.G.S. ribbon in Seaforth Highlanders uniform. Queens South Africa Medal, two bars, Cape Colony, Paardeberg to 1745 Pte. D. ROBERTSON, 2 SEA. HIGHRS. Donald Robertson was born in Moulin, Pitlochry, Perthshire. A Plumber by occupation & a member of the 3rd Btn. Scottish Rifles; attested in the Seaforth Highlanders at Hamilton 20.5.1885, aged 18 years. Serving in the East Indies, 1.1.1886 - 6.3.1893 (I.G.S. Medal bar Hazara 1891) & was discharged to the Army Reserve in 5.4.1893, re-engaging for the Reserve in 20.5.1897. Recalled to the Colours, served in South Africa 5.12.1899 until invalided home 15.9.1900, discharged 19.5.1902. Copy both medal rolls, service papers, born Moulin, Pitlochry, Perthshire. 'A military History of Perthshire 1899-1902'. Published 1908. gives '1745 Pte. Donald Robertson (Ballinluig) Enlisted 1885, served with Hazara Expedition 1891 (medal with clasp Hazara 1891) also in South African War (1899) -1900 (Queen's medal with clasps Cape Colony & Paardeberg). Discharged 1902'. Picture page 463 - copy photograph. Good very fine

 

£150-170

109

 

Queens South Africa Medal, two clasps, Orange Free State and Cape Colony, named in engraved style to 2289 Private W. Platts, Gloster Regiment. Good very fine

 

£120-150

110

 

Queens South Africa Medal, two clasps, Transvaal and South Africa 1902 named to 4733 Private J. Dixon, Royal Scots. Clasps loose on ribbon, confirmed on roll. Good very fine

 

£100-125


111

 

Queens South Africa Medal, two clasps, Cape Colony and Orange Free State named to 8922 Driver J.H. Donald, Army Service Corps. With copy service papers, also entitled to a Kings South Africa Medal. Good very fine

 

£100-125

112

 

Queens South Africa Medal, two clasps, Cape Colony, South Africa 1902 named to 4963 Corporal J. McEwan, Argyle and Sutherland Highlanders. With copy medal roll confirming clasps. Good very fine

 

£100-125

113

 

Queens South Africa Medal, two clasps, Cape Colony and South Africa 1901 named to 4010 Private W. Greaves, Royal Berkshire Regiment. Good very fine

 

£100-120

114

 

Queens South Africa Medal, two clasps, Cape Colony and Orange Free State named to 2738 Private J. Mooney, Scots Rifles. Toned, Generally very fine

 

£100-120

115

 

Queens South Africa Medal, clasp Natal, impressed to BEARER W.YOUNG. IMP.B.C. Sold together with a digital copy of the Imperial Bearer Company Discharge Paper; a digital copy of the Imperial Bearer Company Nominal Roll entry and digital copy of the Medal Roll William Young, a Carpenter living at 6 Borhoff Street, Pietermaritzburg, enlisted in the Imperial Bearer Company on 21st March, 1900. Bearer Young was discharged on 1st April, 1901. Nearly extremely fine

 

£125-150

116

 

Queens South Africa Medal, clasp, Transvaal named to 5011 Private J. Jarrett, 10th Hussars. Nearly extremely fine

 

£100-120





117

 

Queens South Africa Medal, no clasp, named to 4224 Private M. Lyons, Lancashire Fusiliers. Severely wounded at Vryhead, South Africa on 11th December 1900, mentioned in despatches in London Gazette of 4th September 1901 and Awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal in the London Gazette of 27th September 1901, also entitled to a Queens Sudan Medal and Khedives Sudan Medal 1896, bar Khartoum, Kings South Africa Medal, with clasps South Africa 1901 and South Africa 1902, and the clasps Orange Free State, Transvaal, Tugela Heights, Relief of Ladysmith and Laing’s Nek for his QSA. With copy service papers, and London Gazette entries for both the M.I.D. and DCM. Some contact wear to rim, Generally very fine

 

£400-450






118

 

Queens South Africa Medal, no clasp, named to Nursing Sister A.M. Poulter. With copy medal roll. Edge cut resulting in slight obstruction to naming, otherwise, Nearly extremely fine

 

£160-200






119

 

Queens South Africa Medal, no clasp, named to W.A.E. Stringer, Stoker, HMS Partridge. Stoker Petty Officer William Albert Edward Stringer, born Kennington, London, November 1875, joined the Royal Navy as Stoker Second Class, November 1897, promoted Stoker, HMS Hood, September 1898, promoted Leading Stoker, HMS Antrim, March 1907, Stoker Petty Officer HMS Leander, February 1915, shore pensioned, December 1919. With copy medal roll.. Good very fine

 

£150-200

120

 

Queens South Africa Medal, no clasp, named to Civilian Clerk H.N. Whiteside, Army Service Corps. Good very fine

 

£100-125

121

 

Queens South Africa Medal, no clasp, named to 72 Conductor T. Young, Army Service Corps. Nearly extremely fine

 

£100-125

122

 

Queens South Africa Medal, no clasp, named to 5691 Private J. Shaw, Royal Berkshire Regiment. Confirmed entitled no clasps, at St. Helena. Good very fine

 

£100-125




123

 

Kings South Africa Medal, two clasps, South Africa 1901 and South Africa 1902 named to 8458 Private J. Cheney, King’s Royal Rifle Corps. With copy medal roll. Toned, Good very fine

 

£70-90




124

 

Kings South Africa Medal, two clasps, South Africa 1901 and South Africa 1902 named to 2098 Private F. Hunt, Dorset Regiment. With copy medal roll. Edge-knocks, about Very fine

 

£65-85




125

 

Kings South Africa Medal, two clasps, South Africa 1901 and South Africa 1902 named to 4328 Private F. Cleverley, Wiltshire Regiment. With copy medal roll. Good very fine

 

£70-90
  126

 

Beaconsfield (Kimberley) Siege 1900 Award / Tribute Medal. A Rare Medal. A much rarer Boer War Tribute Medal than the Kimberley Star as Beaconsfield was a small township (a suburb of Kimberley) with a much smaller population than greater Kimberley and this medal was given to the children ONLY ( not the adults ) of the township present during the Kimberley Siege 1900. Generally very fine

 

£300-350

127

 

British North Borneo Company Medal, clasp Tambunan, marked Copy on the rim. Generally very fine

 

£30-40





128

 

China Medal 1900, no clasp, named to C. Grant, Chief Cook, HMS Barfleur. With copy medal roll. Good very fine

 

£220-260

129

 

 China Medal 1900, no clasp, named to H. Brown, Bugler, Royal Marine Artillery, HMS Goliath. Scarce rank. GVF

 

£200-250



130

 

Africa General Service Medal 1902, bar Aro 1901-1902, entitled to bar N. Nigeria 1903 to 340 PTE. MAMADU KAFI 11. LAGOS BN. W.A.F.F. Also awarded E & W. Africa Medal bar 1898 & Ashanti Medal bar Kumassi (roll page of 15 names shows 5 were K.I.A.) Copy all Medal Rolls. 2 edge bruises otherwise Very fine

 

£285-335



131

 

Africa General Service Medal 1902, Ed VII, one bar Somaliland 1902-04, to 6340 Q.M. SGT. A. E. W. MISTER, R.A.M. CORPS. Renamed. On Medal Rolls for Queen’s Sudan, Khedives Sudan with Khartoum bar & Boer War pair. Nearly very fine

 

£95-115
  132

 

Queen’s Mediterranean Medal to (3854 Pte. C. W. Hinds, North’d. Fus.). Private 3854 G. W. Hinds, 5th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers is confirmed as being on the medal roll. A cast copy, Very fine+

 

£20-30

133

 

Medal clasp: Relief of Pekin. In Good condition

 

£40-60

134

 

1914-15 Star named to 18037 Sergeant P. Cherry, South Staffordshire Regiment. Company Sergeant Major F. Cherry, 8th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment who died on 10th July 1916, and is buried at Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt-L’abbe. GVF

 

£45-55

135

 

1914-15 Star named to 3451 Private F. Crowton, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Private Frederick Crowton, 106th Company, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) died on 21st March 1917, aged 31, the husband of Leah Crowton of 5/23 Hatchett Street, Brimingham, and is buried in Birmingham (Witton) Cemetery. Good very fine

 

£45-55

136

 

1914-15 Star named to 3563 Private F. Millington, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Nearly extremely fine

 

£38-45

137

 

1914-15 Star named to 13130 Private G.F. Andrews, Coldstream Guards. Good very fine

 

£38-45

138

 

1914-15 Star named to 27857 Private H. Crook, Lancashire Fusiliers. Nearly extremely fine

 

£38-45

139

 

1914-15 Star named to 62000 Private H. Carr, Cheshire Regiment. Good very fine

 

£38-45

140

 

1914-15 Star named to 19177 Private W. Jackson, East Lancashire Regiment. Good very fine

 

£38-45

141

 

1914-15 Star, impressed 291214 W.MURDOCH, STO., R.N. Sold together with a digital copy of Census Returns; digital copy of the RN Register of Seaman Services; digital copy of Medal Roll. William Murdoch was born, in Birkenhead, Cheshire, on 4th January, 1881, the son of Thomas and Charlotte Murdoch. A Boiler Cleaner, he engaged to join the Royal Navy, for 12 years’ service, on 18th January, 1899. After training at HMS Pembroke II, he saw service on board the pre-Dreadnought Battleship HMS Repulse; the protected cruiser HMS Argonaut; the training establishment HMS Duke of Wellington II;  the armoured cruiser HMS Galatea; and the protected cruiser HMS Dido.  William was discharged “Shore” by purchase on 14 July, 1905. He joined the Royal Fleet Reserve on 15 July, 1905. Murdoch, a sawmill labourer, was re-called to service on 2nd August, 1914 joining the armoured cruiser HMS Sutlej. After admission to the Royal Naval Hospital on 2nd January, 1915, he was transferred to HMS Pembroke II before being “Invalided” with hypermetropia (long sightedness) on 22nd September, 1915. Also entitled to the British War Medal and Victory Medal. EF

 

£30-40

142

 

1914-15 Star, impressed 277446 G.IRELAND, STO.1., R.N. Sold together with a digital copy of the RN Register of Seaman Services; and a digital copy of the Medal Roll entry. George Ireland was born, in Plymouth, Devon, on 24th August, 1874. A Labourer, he engaged to join the Royal Navy, for 12 years’ service, on 17th August, 1894. On 28 December, 1894, Ireland was imprisoned at Bodmin Prison for breaking out of Barracks and being absent for 140 hours. After 28 days hard labour, he re-joined HMS Vivid II. George served on board the protected cruiser HMS Rainbow; the torpedo school ship HMS Defiance; HMS Nile II; the battleship HMS Hood; the pre-dreadnought battleship HMS Magnificent; the cruiser HMS Arrogant and the  protected cruiser HMS Diana. Stoker 1st class Ireland was discharged “Shore” on 16th August, 1906. Although his service had been rated from Fair to Very Good, Ireland had spent a total of 55 days in the Cells, in addition to his spell in Bodmin Prison. He joined the Royal Fleet Reserve on 17th August, 1906. Stoker Ireland was re-called to service on 2nd August, 1914 joining the depot ship HMS Dido. He was admitted to Malta Hospital on 29th May, 1915, before being transferred to HMS Vivid II. George was “Invalided” with diabetes on 7th July, 1915. George Ireland died in Plymouth, Devon, during 1917. His 1914 – 15 Star trio was issued to his Widow. Extremely fine

 

£30-40


143

 

1914-15 Star named to Private J.D. Cillers, 17th Mounted Rifles. Good very fine

 

£20-25


144

 

British War Medal to 2/LIEUT. H. KIRBY, R.F.C. 'The Sky Their Battlefield' by T. Henshaw page 286 Palestine VII section 19.3.1917 2/Lieut. H. KIRBY, 14 Squadron, flying a Martinsyde was wounded/injured, burnt hands, rescued. 2/Lieutenant Kirby was rescued by 2/Lieut. R.F. Baillieu & Lieut. R.M. Smith of 67 (Australian) Squadron in their BE2e. They had kept back Turkish Forces with gunfire whilst Kirby torched his machine & it was then that he burnt his hands. They flew back safely with him on board. Due to having R.F.C. on his medals Kirby's service must have been curtailed by this injury, sent home & didn't serve overseas after April 1918 - the formation of the R.A.F. His service papers are not in T.N.A. there are 3 x H. Kirby's all Lieut's (not 2/Lieut.) & none served in 14 Sqd./Palestine. Extremely fine

 

£250-295







145

 

British War Medal named to Captain E.A. Lloyd. Captain E.A. Lloyd, 4th Battalion, Australian Imperial Force. Mentioned in Despatches ‘For Good work and skilful leading in the assault and subsequent defence of Lone Pine on the 6th and 7th August in taking command of endangered portions of our line during counter attacks by greatly superior numbers of the enemy.’ Edward Acton Lloyd. London Gazette 28th January 1916, Commonwealth of Australia 6th April 1916. NOTE - SINCE UPLOADING IT HAS BEEN BROUGHT TO OUR ATTENTION THAT THERE IS MORE THAN ONE OFFICER WITH THIS RANK AND INITIALS, INCLUDING A BRITISH OFFICER. MEDALS TO AUSTRALIAN OFFICERS ARE ALSO USUALLY FOUND WITH 'A.I.F.' ON THEIR MEDALS WHICH THIS ONE IS NOT. Good very fine

 

£120-150



146

 

British War Medal named to LIEUT V.A.L. COLES, A.I.F. Lieutenant Vincent Augustus Louis Coles, 8th Australian Field Artillery Brigade. Service number 201478 served from May 1916. 48 pages of papers on Australian Website .Very fine

 

£70-85

147

 

British War Medal named to 3714 Private M. Doolin, Royal Munster Fusiliers. Private Michael Doolin, died on 25th June 1916, aged 24, the son of Patrick and Eden Doolin of 13 Abery Street, Plumstead, London, he is remembered on the Arras Memorial. Good very fine

 

£50-60
  148

 

British War Medal named to G-16612 Private V.L. Curry, Royal Sussex Regiment. Later served as a 2nd Lieutenant with 9thBattalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. Frederick Vincent Curry was born on 8th February 1897, the youngest child of George (a cab proprietor) and Clara Charity Curry of 17 Montpellier Street, Brighton, he had three older sisters and one older brother. He was educated at Brighton Municipal Secondary School and followed his brother into Varndean Boys School, Brighton (1908) and he was an apprentice to the sheet music trade and a musician. He attested into the 3/1st Sussex Yeomanry on 13th January 1916 at Brighton and was mobilised on 29th February (No.3339). He was appointed Lance Corporal on 20th October 1916, Corporal on 13th November and Sergeant on 8th December 1916. He proceeded to France on 26th December 1916, and at the Base Depot, transferred to the 4thReserve Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. He was posted to the 9th Battalion, on 28th December 1916, joining them in the field on 15th January 1917 and was wounded by gas on 31st July 1917. He then served with the 3rd, 7th and 13th Battalions, before being attached to the 4th Battalion, Essex Regiment on 27 February 1918, and posted to No3 Officer Cadet Battalion on 11th May 1918. He was commissioned 2nd Lieutenant on 29th October 1918 in the 9th Battalion and was demobilised on 19th August 1919. Married Ethel Mary Lane at Brighton (March ¼ 1920) and had a daughter Constance. Appears to have rejoined the Royal Sussex Regiment as a Second Lieutenant on 6th September 1940 and subsequently transferred to the Royal Army Ordnance Corps as a War Substantive Lieutenant on 3rd September 1943. He died in Brighton in 1952 aged 55, his address was 7 Vine Place, Brighton. Nearly extremely fine

 

£50-60

149

 

British War Medal named to G-2066 Private F.W. Noakes, The Queen’s (Royal West Surrey Regiment) died on 15th July 1916, aged 19, the son of William Henry and Alice Jane Noakes of Haling Park Farm, South Croydon, Surrey, he is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial. Nearly extremely fine

 

£40-50

150

 

British War Medal named to 15864 Sergeant A. Peel, Royal Lancaster Regiment. Sergeant Arthur Taylor Peel, 8th Battalion, King’s Own (Royal Lancaster) Regiment who died on 2th October 1916, aged 20. The son of Samuel and Sarah Ellen Peel, of 13 Greenfield Terrace, Flixton, Manchester, he is buried at Euston Road Cemetery, Colincamps. Good very fine

 

£40-50
  151

 

British War Medal named to Paymaster Sub Lieutenant W.E.C. Copp, Royal Naval Reserve. With copy Medal Roll. Nearly extremely fine

 

£35-45

152

 

British War Medal named to 321570 Private F.E. Painter, Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry. With copy medal index card. Entitled pair. Nearly extremely fine

 

£35-45

153

 

British War Medal named to 2850 Private H. Byford, Hertfordshire Yeomanry. With copy medal index card. Entitled pair. Generally very fine

 

£35-45

154

 

British War Medal named to 2963 Private J. Gladwin, Derbyshire Yeomanry. With copy medal index card, entitled to a pair. Nearly extremely fine  

 

£35-45

155

 

British War Medal named to 2122 Private G. Evans, Shropshire Yeomanry. With copy medal index card, later served Shropshire Light Infantry. Toned. Nearly extremely fine

 

£35-45

156

 

British War Medal named to 1466 Corporal N. Satchell, Norfolk Yeomanry. Later served Norfolk Regiment, entitled to a 1914-15 Star Trio. Nearly extremely fine

 

£35-45

157

 

British War Medal named to 1761 Private E. Colman, Northumberland Yeomanry. With copy medal index card, entitled to a 1914-15 Star Trio. Some contact wear, Generally very fine

 

£35-45

158

 

British War Medal named to 1044 Private J. Southward, Lancashire Hussars. With copy medal index card, later served Liverpool Regiment and entitled pair and Silver War Badge. Nearly extremely fine

 

£35-45

159

 

British War Medal named to 3567 Private W.B. Devlin, Westmorland and Cumberland Yeomanry. With copy medal index card. Entitled pair. Generally very fine

 

£35-45

160

 

British War Medal named to 3733 Private J.H. Launchbury, Worcestershire Yeomanry. With copy medal index card, later served Labour Corps, and entitled pair. Good very fine

 

£35-45

161

 

British War Medal named to 1756 Private R. Pendleton, Derbyshire Yeomanry. With copy medal index card. Entitled to a 1914-15 Star Trio. Nearly extremely fine

 

£35-45

162

 

British War Medal named to 2648 Corporal B. Preston, Leicestershire Yeomanry. Entitled to a 1915 Star Trio, later served with the Machine Gun Corps. Good very fine

 

£35-45

163

 

British War Medal named to 4538 Private J. Knox, Duke of Lancasters Own Yeomanry. With copy medal index card, later served Royal Engineers, and entitled pair. Nearly extremely fine

 

£35-45


164

 

British War Medal named to 1384 Private J. Gray, Northumberland Yeomanry. Died in Egypt whilst serving with the Worcester Yeomanry on 2nd November 1918, born and resident of Stella, and enlisted at Newcastle. Entitled to a pair. NEF

 

£35-45

165

 

British War Medal, impressed 9-5433 PTE. J.E.JENNER. DURH. L.I. Sold together with a digital copy of the Medal Index Card; a digital copy of the Medal Roll; digital copies of his Military Service papers; a digital copy of Marriage entry; and a digital copy of the Probate calendar entry. John Edmund Jenner was born in Poplar, Middlesex, during 1890, the son of George Jenner. He married Sophia Haupt, at St Michaels and All Angels, Hackney, London, on 10th December, 1911. His was a Ship’s Steward. A Bus Conductor and resident of East Ham, London, John attested, under the Derby Scheme, to join the 2/9th Battalion, Durham Light Infantry, at East Ham on 11th December, 1915. John received 4 days confinement to Barracks for smoking on the march, at Catterick, on 7th June, 1916. He served in Salonika between 6th November, 1916 and 21st September, 1919. He finished his war service at Chanak, Dardanelles, Turkey before returning the UK for demobilization on 28th September, 1919. Later re-numbered 326040, Private Jenner was transferred to Army Reserve (Class Z) on 9th December, 1919. He was also entitled to a Victory Medal. John Edmund Jenner, of 27 Boston Road, East Ham, died on 8th February, 1939. Some contact wear, Nearly extremely fine

 

£27-32

166

 

British War Medal, impressed 42452 PTE. W.T.MINETT. MANC.R. Sold together with a digital copy of the Medal Index Card and a digital copy of the Medal Roll. Walter Thomas Minett landed in France with the Manchester Regiment, serving in the 2/8th (Ardwick) Battalion and 2/5th Battalion. He was later transferred to the 7th (Service) Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment, numbered G-24077. He was also entitled to a Victory Medal. Nearly extremely fine

 

£27-32

167

 

British War Medal named to Sergeant J.A. Wilson, 4th South African Horse. Suspender slack, Generally very fine

 

£25-35

168

 

British War Medal named to GS-13624 Private J.H.R. Steers, 3rd Dragoon Guards. With copy medal index card, entitled to a pair. Good very fine

 

£25-35
169

 

British War Medal named to 205546 Private E.J. Tresise, 3rd County of London Yeomanry. With copy medal index card, entitled to pair, also served Surrey Yeomanry and Machine Gun Corps. Nearly extremely fine

 

£25-35

170

 

British War Medal named to 52418 Private J. Spowart, 10th Hussars. With copy medal index card, entitled to a pair. Good very fine or better

 

£25-35

171

 

British War Medal named to 37802 Private J. Bowen, 13th Hussars. With copy medal index card, appears to be only medal, also served with Machine Gun Corps and Reserve Regiment of Cavalry. Good very fine

 

£25-35

172

 

British War Medal named to 1081 Private G.H. Howard, 1st County of London Yeomanry. With copy medal index card, entitled to a pair. Generally very fine

 

£25-35




173

 

British War Medal named to F.17430 C.A. Spinks, Aircraftman 1st Class, Royal Naval Air Service. Generally very fine

 

£25-35


174

 

British War Medal named to F.26778 W.S. May, Acting Air Mechanic 1st Class, Royal Naval Air Service. Generally very fine

 

£25-30




175

 

British War Medal named to 31027 Sergeant J. Williams, Royal Flying Corps. Generally very fine

 

£25-30




176

 

British War Medal named to 43787 Private J. Cox, Royal Flying Corps. Generally very fine

 

£25-30





177

 

British War Medal named to 5651 Flight Sergeant F. Sorfleet, Royal Air Force. Generally very fine

 

£25-30





178

 

British War Medal named to 81494 Private 1st Class J. Griffiths, Royal Air Force. Generally very fine

 

£25-30
  179

 

British War Medal to 553403 PTE R.C.CHAPLIN KRRC (Initially served with the 3rd Battalion 16th London Regiment hence the 553403 16th Londons number, making this a very rare and possibly unique BWM to named to the King’s Royal Rifle Corps yet with a London Regiment service number. Ie there is no KRRC service number on the medal. He served with the 9th & 20th Battalions in the KRRC. Very fine

 

£25-30

180

 

British War Medal, impressed 20229 A-CPL. S.ABBOTT. R.A. Sold together with a digital copy of the Medal Index Card and a digital copy of the Medal Roll, 20229 Acting Corporal Stanley Abbott, served with the 79th Company, Royal Garrison Artillery, who were stationed in Bombay, India, as part of the 6th (Poona) Division. The British War Medal was Stanley’s only medal entitlement. Slight edge-knock, Nearly extremely fine

 

£23-28
 

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