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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.
2nd type military M.B.E,Defence medal, 1939-45 War medal, GVIR 2nd type GSM 1918-1962 with Malaya clasp & EIIR 1st type regular army LS&GC
To-880477.WO.CL.2 / WO.CL.1.T.LAING.RA
The recipient was awarded his MBE in the London gazette 11-6-1966 as a Royal artillery captain attached to head quarters of 48th division serving at the school of gunnery at Larkhill. He was a technical instructor and had served at Larkhill since 1963
Mounted as worn and GVF or better
Complete with lengthy citation for the award of the recipients M.B.E.
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 with the recipients original 1916 / 1917 soldiers pocket diary, original postcard photograph of the recipient in camp & two small photographs in lockets
To- 3423 / 266166.PTE.H.THOMPSON.W.RID.R
Herbert Thompson first landed in France 29-6-1915 serving with A company of the 1/6th Duke of Wellingtons West Riding Regiment.
He was sadly KIA F&F 25-5-1918 age 33
He was born in Embsay, Yorks & enlisted in Skipton.
He is buried in the Bienvillers military cemetery & is recorded by the CWGC as the late husband of Minnie Thompson of 10 Brook View, Carleton, Skipton, Yorks.
The recipient is recorded in cravens roll of the great war & his entry in the roll contains a photo that matches all of the photographs with this group.
Complete with MIC details and details from both SDGW & the C.W.G.C
WW1 Pair with original boxes & packets of issue along with the original forwarding / condolence slip to,
Joseph Howard Simpson was KIA F&F 25-9-1915 at the battle of Loos
He first landed in France 9-9-1915 serving with the 12th service battalion of the regiment and was sadly KIA just 16 days later.
He was both born & enlisted in Thornaby on Tees and is commemorated on the Loos memorial
He is recorded by the C.W.G.C as the late 22 year old son of the Late John & Emily simpson of 65 Gilmour street, Thornaby-on-Tees
EF/MINT & complete with MIC details along with details from both S.D.G.W & the C.W.G.C
Sadly the recipients 1914-15 star is missing from the group.
WW1 Pair & memorial plaque with the original memorial scroll all contained in the original boxes of issue & postal packets
Joseph Stevenson was KIA F&F 20-7-1918 serving with the 1/8th battalion of the West Yorkshire regiment (The Leeds Rifles) he was both born & enlisted in Leeds and was 31 years of age at the time of his death
He is buried in the Marfaux British Cemetery & is recorded by the C.W.G.C as the late husband of Mrs.M.Barnes (formerly stevenson) of 11 Woolman street, Marsh lane, Leeds
complete with MIC details & details from both S.D.G.W & the C.W.G.C
QSA 1899-1902 with clasps for,Transvaal, Orange Free State, South Africa 1901 & South Africa 1902.
Complete with medal roll details
GVF with minor eks & scarce to the mounted infantry
WW1 Pair to-BZ-9285.J.C.JONES.AB.R.N.V.R.Complete with copy service papers that state the recipient was born 4-3-1895 and joined the RNVR in June 1916.
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
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