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Defence medal, 1939-45 War medal, GVIR 1st type GSM 1918-1962 with Palestine 1945-48 clasp with MID oakleaf & GVIR 1st type Regular army LS&GC
To-7580156.WO.CL.2.A.E.DAY.R.A.O.C (on the LS&GC) & MAJOR.A.E.DAY.R.A.O.C (on the GSM)
Conductor Albert Edwin Day R.A.O.C was commissioned 29-1-1941 & mentioned in despatches for services in Palestine during the period 27-9-1945 & 26-3-1946. he relinquished his commission 1-9-1954 and was granted the hon rank of Major (O.E.D)
GVF or better, mounted as worn & complete with London gazette details.
WW1 Mercantile Marine pair, 1939-45 Star, Atlantic Star with France & Germany clasp, Burma star, 1939-45 War medal & 1953 Coronation medal. With boxes of issue for both the WW1 & WW2 campaign medals along with letters of award / authority to wear documents as pictured
To- George Leather
The recipient was a resident of Liverpool and is listed on the 1953 coronation medal roll as a chief steward with the Merchant Navy
EF/MINT & complete with copy page from the 1953 coronation medal roll
Mint boxed 1939-45 star, France & Germany star, Defence medal, 1939-45 War medal & GVIR 1st type territorial efficiency medal.
Rare to find a medal named to both units. The recipient served with the 2/6th & 9th Duke of Wellingtons West Riding Regiment and was a resident of Skipton, Yorks.
Complete with the recipients AB64 army paybook & other original documents as pictured
1914-15 Trio & GVR 2nd type RN LS&GC
George Edwin Fleming was born in Portsea, Hnts 6-11-1888 and joined the RN 6-5-1907. He was awarded his LS&GC in 1922 having served on a large number of different ships. He was still serving in 1929.
GVF & complete with copy service papers
GVIR 1st type GSM 1918-1962 with clasps for Palestine, Palestine 1945-48, Malaya & Near East, 1939-45 star, France & Germany star, Defence medal, 1939-45 War medal & GVIR 2nd type regular army LS&GC to, 4905121.WO.CL.3 / SGT.J.MAIN.SOUTH.STAFFORDSHIRE.REGIMENT.
The group is mounted for wear and the GSM has the short lived rank of WO.CL.3.This rank was used 1937-1940 for platoon Sgt Majors
I can only confirm the pre war Palestine clasp on the available medal rolls but the rivets are clean & tight and the group is mounted for wear.
GVF/NEF & in need of research
WW1 Pair, 1939-45 star, Pacific star & 1939-45 war medal to,
7154.PTE.A.W.GALPIN.H.A.C.INF (on the pair)
Albert.W.Galpin was born in London 18-2-1895 & Served with the H.A.C Infantry During W.W.1. He was commissioned in to the R.A.S.C in 1919 & by the outbreak of WW2 was a Lieutenant Colonel on the general list.
He was taken prisoner of war by the Japanese at the fall of Hong Kong 25-12-1941 whilst serving as a member of HQ staff China command
He was liberated 2-9-1945 & returned to the UK he relinquished his commission 27-12-1945
WW1 pair GVF or better & mounted as worn.Whilst the WW2 medals are NEF/EF
Complete with WW1 MIC card, London gazette details & copy P.O.W card details.
QSA 1899-1902 with clasps for Natal & Transvaal, KSA 1901-1902 with clasps for South Africa 1901 & South Africa 1902 & the same recipients WW1 pair
to,2704.PTE.E.MAKINS / MAKIN.W.YORK.R (on the Boer war pair) & 42787.PTE.MAKIN.MANCH.R (on the WW1 pair)
Edward Makin was born in Leeds in 1870 & served with the 2nd battalion of the West Yorkshire regiment in South Africa during the Boer war. He served in France during WW1 with the 2/7th battalion of the Manchester regiment
GVF or better & complete with both MIC & medal roll details.
1914-15 Trio & GV T.F.E.M & 2nd award bar to,
419.SJT / WO.CL.2.G.KERSHAW.7TH.W.YORK.R
George Kershaw first landed in France 16-4-1914 & was awarded his territorial force efficiency medal in 1919 with the 2nd award clasp following in 1924.
GVF or better and complete with MIC details
1914-15 Trio & GVR crowned head efficiency medal to, 6-2657 / 4443286.PTE.J.T.BRAMHALD.6TH.D.L.I
John.T.Bramald enlisted 6-10-1914 & first landed in France 19-8-1915.He was discharged with a silver war badge due to sickness 9-8-1917 but re-joined his old unit post WW1.
Mounted as worn & complete with two sterling silver & enamel regimental sports medals that are both named to the recipient & dated 1925 & 1926.
GVF/VF & complete with MIC & medal roll details.
1914-15 trio & Territorial force efficiency medal to,
James Scurfied enlisted 9-4-1908 & first landed in France 27-6-1915.He was discharged with a silver war badge 11-4-1916 age 41
Complete with MIC & medal roll details
Mounted as worn GVF or better
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