QSA Queens South Africa Medal 1899 - 1902 Frederick D. Curl 10th Royal Hussars - Died of Wounds in WW1 at Ypres on 30th October 1914
Full size QSA with 5 clasps: CC, OFS, Trans, 01 & 02, correctly riveted and impressed as follows:
"4364 Pte F.D. Curl 10th Rl Hussars"
Slight contact marks and minor edge nibbles otherwise GVF+ condition. Comes with copy photograph of recipient in uniform and research.
He was also entitled to Delhi Durbar Medal 1911, the Mons Trio with clasp and the ... read more
WW2 Medals (Boxed) to Doctor Allan William Spence, Lt-Col, RAMC, MD, FRCP.
Group of five, mint in box of issue, four still with medal envelopes, and ribbons as supplied and never applied to the medals. They comprise 1939-45 Star, Africa Star, Italy Star, Defence and War Medals, all unnamed as issued. Very posh address: 47 Queen Anne Street, Cavendish Square, London, W1. Reverse of box marked as War Office, A.G. 4, Droitwich, Worcs.
Born 4 August 1900 ,... read more
WW1 / WW2 Medal Group 2nd City of London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers) / Royal Army Service Corps - Christoper William Giggins
A group of five medals as follows:
WW1 BWM - correctly impressed GS - 80501 Pte. C.W. Giggins, 2. Lond.R (no ribbon)
WW1 Allied Victory medal correctly impressed GS - 80501 Pte. C.W. Giggins, 2. Lond.R (no ribbon)
1939-45 Star - unnamed as issued (no ribbon)
War Medal 1939- 1945 - unnamed as issued (no ribbon)
Defence Medal 1939- 1945 - unnamed as is... read more
South Africa - Natal Coronation Medal 1902- 29mm medium sized version as awarded to local dignitories
In Silver, this is the 29mm version (there are also varieties which are 21mm (awarded to school children) and 51mm (awarded to native chiefs). The medium sized version was awarded to local dignitaries. In good condition and suspended from a small piece of blue ribbon with small contemporary pin bar. In very good condition.
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The London Rifle Brigade ( LRB) Shooting Prize Meeting 1930 Bronze Medallion
An attractive prize medal in bronze, the obverse shows a volunteer of 1859 era and the motto "Defence not Defiance" and the reverse The London Rifle Brigade in a scroll with the date of embodiment 1859. The edge has been neatly engraved in upright capitals "L.R.B. Prize Meeting 1930". No doubt won as a shooting prize. Circa 33mm in diameter, with a milled border. In very good condition. <... read more
1914-15 Trio plus box and 1915 Gift Card to Lieut M.A.R. Kannemeyer, South African 20th Mounted Rifles (Bilingual Victory Medal)
WW1 Trio to an Officer in the South African auxiliary forces, 1915 -15 star impressed Lt. M.A.R. Kannemayer, 20th M.R., and the pair correctly impressed Lt. M.A.R. Kannemayer. In EF condition the BWM toned. Scarce South African issue bi-lingual Victory Medal. Ribbons original and full length. 1914- 15 Box top and bottom fractured at corners, with paper label to recipient 10/31 Lt. M.A.R. Ka... read more
WW2 Commemorative British Army 30 (XXX) Corps Medallion
circular commemorative gilt bronze medallion circa 5cms in diameter. Made in 1945. Obverse design: Leaping Boar of XXX corps with 3 shields representing the Headquarters 1st Army Group (later Headquarters British Army of the Rhine) insignia above, the 1st Canadian Armoured Brigade insignia to the left of the boar and the British Army of the Rhine insignia to the right of the boar, inscribed "... read more
22nd Foot (Cheshire Regiment) Silver Regimental Medal of Merit
In very good NEF condition with no edge knocks or polishing. Unnamed as issued. Issued in silver for 14 years good conduct. Such medals were replaced in the 1850s by the issue of the Army Long Service and Good Conduct Medal. Silver dark toned. Often found unofficially mounted with a suspender but this has not been so modified. Scarce.
The 22nd Regiment of Foot (restyled as ... read more
Full size and original Delhi Durbar Medal 1911 - KGV (unnamed as issued)
Unnamed as issued, full size silver version in GVF condition with some light polishing and contact marks to obverse, slightly dark toned from tarnish. Ribbon glued down on some card for better and neater display.
Obverse: The conjoined busts of King George V and Queen Mary, crowned and wearing the robes of state, and facing left. Encircling the effigies of Their Majesties are... read more
BWM Northumberland Fusiliers RSM WO1 William T Yarrow
BWM is in NEF condition and correctly impressed to:
1048 W.O.Cl.1. W.T. Yarrow. North'd Fus. Mounted for wear as a single medal.
A really great find to a Regimental Sergeant Major / senior NCO. His MIC confirms entitlement to a 1914-15 trio but states he entered France Feb 1919, so something not quite right here (most probably his date of discharge). Also served with L... read more