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1914-15 Trio To- 603.GNR.E.YARROW.2/CAN.DIV.AC
(on the star) & 603.GNR.E.YARROW.C.F.A (pair)
Complete with the original postal envelope & forwarding letters for the medals. The envelope is addressed to the recipient at his home address in Altrincham, Cheshire.
NEF & complete with a extensive electronic copy of the recipients service records that will be sent to the buyer via e-mail
WW1 1914-15 trio
To- 13768.GNR.G.MAIDSTONE.CAN.FD.ART (star)
& 13768.L-CPL.G.MAIDSTONE.12-CAN.INF (pair)
George Maidstone was born in Jarrow on Tyne
18-2-1876 & enlisted in Vancover in September 1914 & stated that he had 18 years prior service with the British Army.
GVF or better & complete with basic enlistment details
WW1 Pair To- LIEUT.O.D.FRITH
Oral Dunbar Frith was born Maxville, Ontario 24-8-93 & Joined the C.E.F in Ottawa in May 1915. He first served overseas with the Canadian Engineers but was commissioned in to the Canadian Machine Gun Corps 22-11-1917.He was discharged medically unfit in 1918.
GVF & Complete with a electronic copy of his 108 page service file that will be sent to the buyer via e-mail.
Frederick William Bauckham was born in Toronto on the 7th of April 1894 & joined the C.E.F in August 1915 age 21. He served in France & Flanders from July of 1916 & returned to Canada in July 1919.
NEF & Complete with a electronic copy of his 51 page service file that will be sent to the buyer via e-mail.
Herbert Frank Rolfe was born in Northampton, England 15-2-1893 & joined the Canadian Engineers in Toronto in December 1915.
NEF & complete with basic enlistment details
1914-15 Trio To- CHAPN.F.R.KEIGHLEY.RN.
Frederick Richardson Keighley.BA. studied history & politics at Cambridge & was ordained in 1893.Prior to WW1 he was vicar at a number of churches in London & was commissioned as a Royal Navy Chaplain in 1915. He served as a chaplain until 1919 & then returned to his parish. The 1948 copy of Crockfords clerical directory states that he was the vicar of Tuddenham, Ipswich, Suffolk.He applied for his campaign medals in 1924 & requested a silver war badge.However his silver badge was refused.
GVF/VF with both the 1914-15 star & victory medal being gold plated or gilded.
WW1 British War Medal & Mercantile Marine Medal
To- A.W.SHARPE.AB.M.F.A (British War medal)
& ARCHIBALD.W.SHARPE (on the M.Marine)
Archibald Walter Sharpe was born in Ashford, Kent in 1890 but was living in Leith when he joined the Merchant Navy.He applied for the issue of his campaign medals in 1921 & had then sent to him at the fire station, London Road Edinburgh.
NEF/GVF & Complete with biographical research in to both the recipient & his family. This also confirms the issue of the British war medal by the Merchant Fleet Auxiliary.
WW1 Pair To- S-23784.PTE.W.A.McDOWALL.A&S.H
William.A.McDowall first served overseas with the 2nd battalion of the Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders bur later went on to serve with both the 1/6th & 1/7th
Royal Highlanders (Black Watch) with service number S-41160.
GVF & complete with MIC & medal roll details
1914-15 Trio & original silver war badge
Joseph William Farrey enlisted in to the 8th battalion of the Durham light infantry (D.L.I) 8-12-1914 and first landed in France 20-4-1915.He was discharged with a silver war badge due to wounds 11-5-1917 age 21.
GVF & as worn from the original silk ribbons which are on the wrong medals. But the ribbon is stitched at the top of each ribbon and i do not intend to disturb them.
Silver war badge numbered 138693 to the reverse
Complete with MIC & medal roll details
1914-15 Trio To- 19886.PTE.T.HUNTER.W.YORK.R
Thomas Hunter was a member of the 9th service battalion & first landed in the Balkans / Gallipoli
14-11-1915.He later went on to serve with the Labour Corps with service number 394116 & was discharged to the class Z army reserve 3-4-1919.
GVF/VF with MIC & medal roll details
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