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GVIR 1st type NGS 1915-1962 with Palestine 1936-39 Clasp, 1939-45 Star, Atlantic Star, Africa Star, 1939-45 War Medal
Marcus Henry Reginald Crichton was commissioned Midshipman 15-9-1922, Sub-Lieut 15-10-25, Lieutentant 1-2-28, Lt.Cdr 1-2-36, Commander on retirement 17-8-1949. Prior to his WW2 service the recipient served on Benbow, Dahalia, Malcolm, Durban, Walrus, Sussex, Shikari, Thanet, Active & Drake. Served on the China station in command of the gun boat Tern from 1938 to 25-2-41 & then went on to serve in the Mediterranean on board destroyers, Sailsbury, Witherington & Vanity.
GVF or better & mounted as worn. Complete with extensive research details that includes copy photographs of the recipient & other details
WW1 Pair & GVR 1st type IGS 1908 with Waziristan 1921-24 clasp
To- 34300.PTE.E.E.PURCHASE.M.G.C (on the pair)
& 1017390.DVR.E.E.PURCHASE.RA (on the IGS)
GVF & complete with MIC & medal roll details that state that Ernest.E.Purchase served with the 47th Battery Royal Artillery in India.
WW1 Pair & GV 1st type Special Constabulary Faithful service medal To- REV.M.W.MURRAY (on the pair)
& SUPERVISOR.MAURICE.W.MURRY (Constabulary)
The Reverend Maurice William Murray was born
14-7-1870 & was the son of the Reverend Frederick William Murray.During WW1 he served as a chaplain to the forces with the army chaplains department until he was discharged with a silver war badge.He applied for his badge in 1918 whilst living at Leybourne rectory, West Mailing, Kent. But my 1921 when he applied for his medals he was the rector of Chumleigh in Devon.He died 3-10-1942 age 72
GVF & complete with MIC details, War badge roll details & some basic biographical details.
A scarce rank on the Special Constabulary Faithful service medal.
1914-15 Trio & GVIR 1st type special constabulary faithful service medal
Guy.S.Smith first landed in Egypt 10-8-1915 and later went on to serve with the Corps of Hussars with service number 275668 prior to his demobilization 10-3-1919
NEF & complete with MIC details
WW1 Pair & mint boxed WW2 Defence medal
Henry.J.Pearmain served with the 19th battalion of the London regiment. The St.Pancras Rifles. He served in one of the many uniformed civilian organisations in WW2 & was awarded the Defence medal for his services. This was sent to his home address in Leyton, London & the reverse of the issue box states that is was issued by the Defence medal central index.
NEF/GVF & complete with MIC details
East & West Africa 1887-1900 with Benin 1897 clasp, 1914-15 trio & EVII RN LS&GC
To- H.B.JACKET.AB.HMS.PHOBE (E&W Africa)
155888.H.B.JACKETS.PO.1 / CPO.RN (Trio)
Hector Baskerville Jackets was born in Plymouth in 1874 & joined the Royal Navy in 1892. He served onboard HMS Phobe at Benin and spent most of the great war onboard HMS Commonwealth ,HMS Valiant & HMS Vivid. He was awarded his LS&GC in 1909 whilst serving onboard HMS Vivid.
GVF or better & mounted as worn. Complete with copy service papers & medal roll details.
QSA 1899-1902 with clasps for Cape Colony & South Africa 1902 & 1914-15 trio
To- 2148.DMR.F.W.CADBY.E.SURREY.R (on the QSA)
& 1141.PTE.F.W.CADBY.E.SURREY.R (on the trio)
Frederick William Cadby from Hackney enlisted 18-1-1901 & served in South Africa with the Militia from 19-3-1902 to 6-9-1902. He landed in France 1-6-1915 serving with the 7th battalion.He was taken prisoner of war serving with the 8th battalion & was discharged to the class Z reserve 28-3-1919.
GVF or better & complete with copy militia service papers, medal roll & MIC details along with P.O.W roll details.
GVIR 1st Type GSM 1918-1962 with Palestine clasp, 1939-45 Star, Africa Star with 8th Army Clasp, France & Germany Star, Defence Medal & 1939-45 War Medal
During WW2 the recipient was serving with the 10th battalion of the Durham Light Infantry (D.L.I) when he was wounded in N.W.Europe 4-8-1944
Mounted as worn in the incorrect order was pictured & complete with both medal roll & casualty roll details.
WW1 Pair & GV 2nd type RN LS&GC
To- M.18795.W.NEEDHAM.AR.CR.RN (pair)
& M.18795.W.NEEDHAM.O.A.2.HMS.VALIENT (LS&GC)
William Needham was born in Bethnal Green, London & enlisted 7-2-1916. During WW1 he served onboard HMS Hibernia & HMS Wallington. He was issued his LS&GC in 1931 & was still serving at that point.
Mounted as worn & VF with minor eks & bumps complete with copy service papers
EIIR 1st type Queens Korea medal & United Nations Korea medal To- 22634823.PTE.R.DIXON.D.L.I
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