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1914-15 Star Trio and Plaque, to, Pte. Frederick Faux, 3rd Manchester Pals, KI.A. 20 July 1916 16/186 Group of 4: 1914-15 Star British War Medal Victory Medal Named to: 5248 Private F. Faux, Manchester Regiment, Bronze Memorial Plaque Named to Frederick Faux (This in its card case of issue). Frederick Faux was born in Hulme, Manchester and was Killed in Action on the 30 July 1916 whilst serving as a Private in the 18th Battalion of the Manchester Regiment (3rd City Btn. Manchester Pals). On 26th July 1916 the 18th Battalion Back to Mansel copse & ‘Back to Brick Lane’. At 11pm the Battalion left the assembly trenches at Brick Lane for the 3 mile march through Trones Wood (Captured 2 days before). Orders were given to put on gas helmets and the Battalion marched in great discomfort. Many men were lost in the deep shell holes and some preferred to remove their gas helmets and never took part in the battle. The men emerged from the wood at 4.30am and reached the assembly trenches just in time for the 5am zero hour. The men moved off at the allotted time towards Guillemont. The attack was carried out despite the heavy mist that made keeping direction difficult. The 18th gained their objective and established themselves in the western suburbs of the village. Some 150 prisoners were taken by the men but the German barrage falling behind them stopped the 17th Battalion moving up and the remnants of the 18th were taken prisoner. The majority of the battalion who fell in the advance lay in no mans land until September 16th-six weeks or so later. It was during these actions that the Company Sergeant Major of B Company, C.S.M George Evans won his Victoria Cross. The operations carried on until 3.30pm on the 31st July when the remnants of the Battalion marched back to the citadel. The casualties for the attack on Guillemont were:470 men Killed, wounded or missing and of 16 officers’ who took part in the battle only 1 returned.The battalion’s total casualties for the month of July were: 32 Officers and 1,300 men Killed, wounded or missing. The recipient’s Medal Index Card shows entry into France on the 16 July 1915. Condition: E.F.
1914-15 Trio & Plaque, Pte. A. W. Nicholas, 1 Rifle Bde., Killed in action 3 May 1917. 11/424 Group of 4, 1914-15 Star (B-2591 Nichol), British War Medal, Victory Medal named to B-2591 Private A. W. Nicholas, Rifle Brigade, Memorial Plaque named to Alfred William Nicholas. Alfred William Nicholas was born in Battersea and was the son of William Alfred and Elizabeth Nicholas of 24 Parson Street, Battersea and husband of Florrie Nicholas of 196 New Road, Battersea, London. He was aged 29 years and serving as a Rifleman in “D” Company, 1st Battalion, Rifle Brigade when he was killed in action on 3 May 1917. He has no known grave and is commemorated on the “Arras Memorial”. Ancestry has his “Service Papers” which show that he was wounded on two separate occasions before being killed, four odd pages have been downloaded from the site. The recipient has two Medal Index Card’s one in the name of “Nichol” gives his entitlement to the 1914-15 Star and shows entry into France on 19-May 1915. The other in his correct name of "Nicholas” shows entitlement to the British War and Victory Medals. Condition: Good V.F.
1935 Jubilee Medal. 17/320 Single: 1935 Jubilee Medal Unnamed as issued. Complete with its original pin bar for wearing. Condition: Good V.F.
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2nd award bar for a Territorial Decoration, EIIR, dated 1955. 18/063 Single: Genuine 2nd award bar for an Efficiency Decoration, EIIR Reverse dated 1955. Condition: Good V.F.
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A rare & unusual Group 5, to Henry William Courtman, Sutton & Carshalton Volunteer Fire Brigade. 18/099 Group of 5: Named to: H. W. Courtman, Sutton and Carshalton Volunteer Fire Brigade. 1) National Fire Brigade Union Bronze Medal with top ribbon bar with two additional 5 Year bars. Reverse named to: H. W. COURTMAN The rim dated: 1903 2) Surrey Fire Brigade Association, Star shaped silver medal (Hallmarked) With top ribbon bar for 10 years and 2 additional bars for 5 years service and one blank bar, in an original fitted case. 3) 1887 Jubilee Medal, ”F.B.A. Windsor” with top bar engraved “C.V.F.B.” Carshalton Volunteer Fire Brigade. The following two are Silver Prize Medals. 4) 2nd Prize 6 men open to all England. 5) Sutton, Open to all England, 4 Men Drill, First Prize, dated 1892 on reverse. Henry William Courtman was born 7 Sep 1877. He was a Farrier & later Cartage Contractor by profession & lived in the area served by these Volunteer Fire Brigades until his death in 1966 aged 89. Condition: Good V.F.
A Scarce G.S.M. ‘Palestine 1945-48’. to a Woman. Pte. E. Falkner, A.T.S. 18/092 Single: General Service Medal, 1918-1962, GVI, 1 clasp, ‘Palestine 1945-48’ Named to: W/330920 Private E. Falkner, Auxiliary Territorial Service. Complete with original named card box of issued. With copy of Medal Roll entry. Condition: Good V.F. with 1 small edge knock.
C.S.M. ‘Northern Ireland’ & Army L.S. EIIR, Sgt. C. Borthwick, R.A. 17/093 Pair: Campaign Service Medal, 1962-2003, 1 clasp, ‘Northern Ireland’ - (Bdr.) Army Long Service & Good Conduct Medal, EIIR - (Sgt.) Named to: 24004398 Sgt. C. Borthwick, Royal Artillery. Condition: Good V.F. Mounted as worn.
Crimea Medal, ‘Sebastopol’, 34th Regt. & India Mutiny Medal, ‘Central India’, Royal Engineers to Two Brothers from Newarke, Leicester. 1 known Casualty. 72/145 2 Single Medals to Brothers: 1) Crimea Medal, 1 clasp, ‘Sebastopol’ Regimentally Impressed. Named to: 4171 John Bigley, 34th Regt. Casualty. Died during Mutiny in India 1858. 2) India Mutiny Medal, 1 clasp, ‘Central India’ Officially Impressed. Named to: Sapper Chas. Bigley, Royal Engrs. Charles Bigley served with the 21st Company Royal Engineers during the Mutiny in India. His brother John was a private serving as 4171 Private Biggley, John Enlisted Leicester Militia 14 March 1855 Aged 18. Also "Bigley". b. St. Mary, Leicester. Died at Jounpore, 14 May 1858. The 34th Regiment of Foot saw action at the Siege of Sebastopol in winter 1854 during the Crimean War. It went on to serve at the Siege of Cawnpore in June 1857 and the Siege of Lucknow in autumn 1857 during the Indian Mutiny. Condition: Crimea Medal: V.F. Some scuff marks to obverse, reverse & rim. India Mutiny Medal: E.F. Both Medals are beautifully dark toned.
Efficiency Medal Geo VI, Bdr. S. Watson, R.A. 14/319 Efficiency Medal George VI, clasp “Territorial” Named to: 17317 Bombardier S. Watson, Royal Artillery. Condition: Near E.F.
Efficiency Medal Geo VI, Spr. R. C. Upson, R.E. 18/097 Single: Efficiency Medal, GVI, bar, ‘Territorial’ Named to: 2078646 Sapper R. C. Upson, Royal Engineers. Sold with named box of issue and conveyance letter. Condition: E.F.
Efficiency Medal, Geo VI, Signalman W. Cockburn, R. Signals. 18/077 Single: Efficiency Medal, GVI, bar, ‘Territorial’ Named to: 7890387 Signalman W. Cockburn, Royal Signals. Condition: Good V.F.
Efficiency Medal, Geo VI, Signalman. G. D. Whaley, R. Signals. 18/065 Single: Efficiency Medal, GVI, bar, ‘Territorial’ Named to: 2583767 Signalman G. D. Whaley, Royal Signals. Condition: Good V.F.
Efficiency Medal, Geo VI, Signalman. G. Seeds, R. Signals. 18/064 Single: Efficiency Medal, GVI, bar, ‘Territorial’ Named to: 41280165 Signalman G. Seeds, Royal Signals. Condition: Good V.F.
Fire Brigades Association, 10 years Bronze Medal, H. Jervis 1881. 16/189 Single: Fire Brigades Association Bronze Medal Named & engraved on reverse: ‘1881, For Ten Years Service, H. Jervis’. On its top wearing buckle ribbon brooch. NB: Back pin is missing. Condition: Good V.F.
G.S.M. 1 clasp, ‘Palestine 1945-48’, Pte. J. Tavendale, A. & S Highs, with an Army Boxing Medal. 17/180 Pair: General Service Medal, 1918-62, GVI, 1 clasp, ‘Palestine 1945-48’ Named to: 19034038 Private J. Tavendale, Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders. Boxing Medal Reverse engraved: “E. L. F., Champ, 4038 Pte.Taverndale” Far East Land Forces Champion or Championship with the last 4 digits of the recipients regimental number.“ Condition: Good V.F.
G.S.M. for ‘Malaya’, GVI, to Sigmn. P. H. Priest, R. Signals. 18/081 Single: General Service Medal, 1918-1962, GVI, 1 clasp, ‘Malaya’ Named to: 22344272 Signalman P. H. Priest, Royal Signals. Complete with named box of issue. Condition: Near E.F.
Germany, 3rd Reich, Worker’s Day Badge, 1st May 1937. 16/195 Single: GERMANY - Third Reich. Third Reich Event Badge, celebrating Workers Day (1st May, 1937). Probably sold to raise party funds. Condition: F to V.F., some coating worn off.
I.S.M. Geo.VI, James Sinden, a Postman, from Ashford. 18/089 Single: Imperial Service Medal, Geo. VI crowned head. Named to: James Sinden. Announced in the London Gazette of 11 January1946: “Sinden, James Postman, Tenterden Sub-Office, Ashford”. Condition: E.F. in card box of issue.
I.S.M. Geo.VI, to a Woman, Maud Nichols, Supervisor P.O. Leeds. 18/098 Single: Imperial Service Medal, Geo. VI, Crowned Head Named to: Maud Nichols. Announced in the London Gazette of 9 May 1941, “Nichols, Maud, Supervisor, Post Office, Leeds”. Other copied material shows she was born 12 April at, 25 Chestnut Avenue, Leeds. Extract from the London Gazette of 14 September 1897 shows she was appointed Sorting Clerk and Telegraphist (Learner.) Condition: Good V.F. in card box of issue.
Italy: Cross for War Merit (Croce al Merito di Guerra) WW1 issue. 72/143 Single: Italy: Cross for War Merit (Croce al Merito di Guerra) WW1 issue. Unnamed as issued. NB: Not fitted with the correct ribbon. Condition: Good V.F.
Miniature 1953 Coronation Medal. 13/277 Miniature 1953 Coronation Medal, this is a contemporary (old) item, not modern. Condition: Good V.F.
Miniature of Iraqi Order of the 2 Rivers. 17/358 Single: IRAQ Miniature if the Order of the Two Rivers Unnamed as issued. Condition: Near E.F.
Miniature of Italy (Parma), Order of Constantine & St. George. 18/095 Single: ITALY State of Parma, miniature of the Order of Constantine & St. George Unnamed as issued. Condition: Near E.F.
Miniature of the Austro-Hungarian Order of Merit. 17/345 Single: AUSTRO-HUNGARIAN Miniature of the Order of Merit Unnamed as issued. Condition: Near E.F.
Miniature of the Greek Order of the Phoenix. 17/328 Single: GREECE Miniature of the Order of the Phoenix. Condition: E.F.
Miniature of the Hungarian Order of the Star. 17/350 Single: HUNGARY Miniature of the Order of the Star Unnamed. Condition: Near E.F.
Miniature of the Portugal Order of St. Iago. 17/357 Single: PORTUGAL Miniature of the Order of St. Iago, Unnamed as issued. Condition: Near E.F.
Miniature of the Senegalese Order of the Lion. 17/329 Single: SENEGAL Miniature of the Order of the Lion. Condition: E.F.
Miniature of the Spanish Order of Isabella 17/325 Single: SPAIN Miniature of the Order of Isabella the Catholic. The Order of Isabella the Catholic (Spanish: Orden de Isabel la Católica) is a Spanish civil order granted in recognition of services that benefit the country. The Order is not exclusive to Spaniards, and it has been awarded to many foreigners. The Order was created on 14 March 1815 by King Ferdinand VII of Spain in honour of Queen Isabella I of Castile with the name of "Royal and American Order of Isabella the Catholic" with the intent of "rewarding the firm allegiance to Spain and the merits of Spanish citizens and foreigners in good standing with the Nation and especially in those exceptional services provided in pursuit of territories in America and overseas." The Order was reorganized by royal decree on 26 July 1847, as the modern "Royal Order of Isabella the Catholic" with a broader focus than the Americas. Condition: E.F.
Miniature of the State of Parma, the Order of Constantine of St. George. 18/020 Single: ITALY, Duchy of Parma Miniature of the Order of Constantine of St. George Unnamed as issued. Condition: Near E.F.
Miniature of the Tunisian Order of Merit. 18/046 Single: TUNISIA - Miniature of the Order of Merit Unnamed as issued. Condition: Near E.F.
Miniature, Central African Republic - Order of Merit 1959 18/011 Single: CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC Order of Merit 1959 miniature. Unnamed as issued. Condition: Near E.F.
Miniature, National Order of Chad. 18/004 Single: CHAD Miniature of the National Order of Chad Unnamed as issued. Condition: Near E.F.
Pair, British War Medal & Victory Medal, to George Rolfe, Royal Engineers. 72/104 Pair, British War Medal & Victory Medal. Named to: 508567 Spr. G. Rolfe, R.E. George Rolfe was a Hampshire man who served with both The Royal Engineers (Numbers 508567 & (T) 5008) and the Hampshire Regiment (Number 268). Believed to be from Twyford, Near Winchester area. Sold with copied MIC. MIC confirms the BWM & VM as his only entitlement. Condition: Good V.F.
Pair, British War Medal & Victory Medal, to John R. Allen, Royal Field Artillery. 72/126 Pair, British War Medal & Victory Medal. Named to: 175756 A.B.Q.M. Sjt. J. R. Allen, R.F.A. John R. Allen. The medals still have their original, fully labelled (but damaged) box of issue together with Registered envelop addressed to: Mr. J. R. Allen, 30, South Street, Greenock, Scotland. Postmarked 26 October 1921. Sold with copied MIC. MIC confirms the BWM & VM as his only entitlement. Condition: Near E.F.
Past Presidents Medal, Lancaster Fire Brigade Association.To:_Chief Officer J Pemberton, Pilkington’s Fire Brigade, St. Helens. 16/183 Single: Past Presidents Medal of the Lancaster Fire Brigades Friendly Society. The reverse is engraved: ‘Chief Officer J. Pemberton, 1961 – 63’. A fine Silver Gilt & enamelled example - Hall marked Birmingham 1958. PEMBERTON, John. Chief Fire Officer, Pilkington Brothers Ltd. Born 1903, Preston. Joined Callenders Cable Co. Ltd. Works Fire Brigade 1925 as Fireman. Third Oflicer 1935, Callenders Cable Co. Ltd. Chief Officer 1938, Callenders Cable Co. Ltd. Chief Officer 1945, Pilkington Brothers Ltd. Doncaster; Chief Officer 1948, Pilkington Brothers Ltd., St. Helens. Member, Institution of Fire Engineers. Member, Governing Council, British Fire Services Association Chairman, St. Helens Centre, and member County Committee, St. John Ambulance Association. Member technical panel and committee, Merseyside branch, Industrial Fire Protection Association of Great Britain. Hon. Secretary, North Western District, British Fire Services Association. Holds British Fire Services Association Long Service Medal Hon. Member's Medallion Netherlands Fire Service Confederation Holds the Medal and Diploma of des Member de Honneur de Sapeur Pompier de France et de l'Union Francaise. Married, one daughter. Recreations: photography, woodwork. Address: The Fire Station, Canal-street, St. Helens. Condition: Near E.F.
Single, Khedive’s Star, dated 1884-6 72/135 Single: Khedive’s Star, dated, 1884-6 Unnamed as issued. Condition: Good V.F.
Single, Victory Medal, to Pte. Frederick Williams, Army Service Corps. 72/142 Single: Victory Medal, 1914-1919 Named to: S-255398 Pte. F. Williams, A.S.C. Condition: E.F.
Spain; Miniature of the Order of Military Merit. 17/323 Single: SPAIN Miniature of the Order of Military Merit The Crosses of Military Merit (Spanish: Cruces del Mérito Militar) are Spain's military awards for gallantry or merit in war or peace. Awarded to members of the Spanish Armed Forces, Guardia Civil or civilians. Condition: E.F.
U.N. Korea Medal, unnamed. 17/030 Single: United Nations Korea Medal Unnamed as issued. Mounted on original pin bar for wear. Condition: Near E.F.
U.N. Medal UNEF 2, Cpl. D. G. Hay, Canadian Forces., complete with I.D. Tag. 16/176 Single: United Nations Service Medal UNEF 2 Unnamed as issued. Complete with recipient’s Identity Tag. Named to: Cpl. D. G. Hay A printed label with the items reads “Cpl. D. G. Hay, Admin Clerk”. Established in October 1973 to supervise the cease-fire between Egyptian and Israeli forces and, following the conclusion of the agreements of 18 January 1974 and 4 September 1975, to supervise the redeployment of Egyptian and Israeli forces and to control the buffer zones established under those agreements. The mandate for this Mission expired in July 1979 and the troops were withdrawn. The ribbon bears a wide central band of a sand or buff colour symbolizing the Sinai Desert with two narrow dark blue lines through the middle, representing the Suez Canal. Two wide bars of UN blue appear at either end. Eligibility period was 90 days of service in the Mission. The following countries provided troops to this Mission: Australia, Austria, Canada, Finland, Ghana, Indonesia, Ireland, Nepal, Panama, Peru, Poland, Senegal and Sweden. Condition: Near E.F.
Unusual combination of WW2 and Police Long Service to a Female Constable. Named to Constable Violet Hardwick. 18/108 Group of 3: France & Germany Star 1939-45 War Medal Police Long Service & Good Conduct Medal EIIR Only the last medal is named. Named to: Constable Violet Hardwick. Condition: Good V.F. Mounted as worn.
Vatican Order of the Holy Sepulchre, Ribbon bow suspension for a Commander’s badge. 18/109 Single: VATICAN - Order of the Holy Sepulchre. This is the Silver Gilt & Enamelled Ribbon Bow suspension for a Commander’s neck badge. Very unusual to find an example that is intact & not part of a set. Condition: Near E.F.
Victory Medal, Pte. Arthur Greeves, 1 (City of London) Regt. 18/113 Single: Victory Medal Named to: 4696 Private A. Greeves, 1st London Regiment. Arthur Greeves’s Medal Index Card shows he was also entitled to a British War Medal . Condition: Good V.F.
Voluntary Medical Service Medal in silver, Miss Margery Dawson. 18/040 Single: Voluntary Medical Service Medal (in silver) Named to: Miss Margery Dawson. Margery Dawson was a member of the St. John Ambulance Brigade & served with the Red Cross on Clerical duties from 4 Feb 1918. Her Red Cross record confirms that she was employed at Southwark Military Hospital until she was demobilised on 4 Jun 1919. She lived at 43, Selhurst Road, South Norwood. She was born in 1881. Condition: Near E.F.
WW 1 Pair, to Pte. H. Agnes, W. Yorks. Regt. 17/178 Pair: British War Medal Victory Medal Named to: 53365 Private H. Agnes, West Yorkshire Regiment.. Herbert Agnes’s Medal Index Card shows the British War and Victory Medals are his only entitlement. Condition: Good V.F.
WW 1 Pair, to Pte. F. Tyler, Lancs. Fus. 17/179 Pair: British War Medal Victory Medal Named to: 58827 Private F. Tyler, Lancashire Fusiliers. The recipient/s Medal Index Card shows he also served in another four regiments. Frederick Tyler’s Medal Index Card shows the British War and Victory Medals are his only entitlement. Condition: Good V.F.
WW1 Pair, Pte. A. Bromfield, Labour Coy. Liverpool Regt. 11/211 Pair: British War Medal Victory Medal Named to: 74484 Private A Bromfield, Liverpool Regiment. Alfred Bromfield’s Medal Index Card shows the British War and Victory Medals are his only entitlement. It also shows he served with the Labour Corps Works Company, previously serving with the King’s Liverpool Regiment Labour Company. Condition: V.F. edge knock on B.W.M.
WW1 Pair, Pte. Alfred James Durrant, 6th Btn., M.G.C. (Infantry), K.I.A. 18 September 1918. 16/259 Pair: British War Medal Victory Medal Named to: 28921 Private A. J. Durrant, Machine Gun Corps. Alfred James Durrant was born in Wisborough Green, Sussex, the son of Mrs. Ellen Durrant of Irange Tree Cottage, Pulborough, Sussex. He was aged 31 years and serving as a Private in the 6th Btn., M.G.C. (Infantry) when he was ‘Killed in Action’ on the 18 September 1918. He is buried in the “Trefcon British Cemetery, Caulaincourt”. Pte. Durrant had previously served in the Sussex Regiment. The recipient’s Medal Index Card shows the British War and Victory Medals are his only entitlement. Condition: Near E.F.
WW1 Pair, Pte. D. Robertson, H.L.I. 17/234 Pair: Named to: 45582 Private D. Robertson, Highland Light Infantry. Douglas Robertson’s Medal Index Card shows the British War and Victory Medals are his only entitlement. It also shows he later served with the Royal Scots Fusiliers. Condition: Good V.F.
WW2 'Original' Medals Most 'Original' WW2 Medals are always in stock. Contact us to check availability and current prices. Condition: Original
WW2 Eff. Medal group of 6, Sgt. L. G. White, R.A. 11/409 Group of 6, 1939-45 Star, Africa Star, Italy Star, Defence Medal, 1939-45 War Medal, Efficiency Medal 1930, George VI “Ind. Imp.” bar “Territorial”, only the last medal is named to 1456248 Sergeant. L. G. White, Royal Artillery. Condition: V.F. to Good V.F.
WW2 medals and R.N. group of 7 to: KX.95668 K. Davy, P.O.S.M., H.M.S. ‘Eagle’. 18/107 Group of 7: 1939-45 Star Atlantic Star Africa Star Burma Star Italy Star 1939-45 War Medal, Royal Naval Long Service & Good Conduct Medal EIIR Only the last medal is named. Named to: KX.95468 K. Davy, P.O.S.M., H.M.S. ‘Eagle’. Condition Good V.F.
WW2, G.S.M. ‘Malaya’ & L.S. group of 4, Sgt. W. F. Edmonds, W.R.A.F. 18/112 Group of 4: Defence Medal 1939-45 War Medal General Service Medal, EIIR, 1 clasp, ‘Malaya’ Royal Air Force Long Service & Good Conduct Medal, EIIR, 2nd Issue Only the last two medals are named. Named to: 2035595 Sergeant W. F. Edmonds, W.R.A.F. Condition: Good V.F. Mounted on bar as worn.