WW1 Allied Victory Medal ( VM ) 24148 Cpl Walton Murphy, Northumberland Fusiliers, entitled to SWB but Commissioned post war!
Correctly impressed, original length of ribbon, but medal in overall very poor condition.
An unusual story lies behind this humble medal. Walton Murphy is confirmed on the Silver War Badge ( SWB ) roll as being entitled to a SWB under para 392 (xvi) ('no longer physically fit for war service') and his date of discharge is given as 3rd February 1919. The number of his badge was... read more
WW1 Allied Victory Medal ( VM ) 5772 Pte William Morris, Northumberland Fusiliers, also entitled to SWB
Correctly impressed, with replacement ribbon, GVF condition. Copy of MIC medal card and SWB roll entry will be supplied. Entitled to 1914-15 Trio and Silver War Badge numbered B153932, discharged in February 1919 surplus to military requirements (having suffered impairment since entry into the service (para xvia)).
Entered France 9 September 1915, which narrows his service do... read more
WW1 era Board of Trade Merchant Navy Seaman's Continuous Certificate of Discharge - Albert George Barton - White Star Line
Blue linen covered book with gilt Board of Trade badge. Internal cover named to "Barton A G". Served as a steward on board SS Megantic from 10/6/1913 - 21/4/1915 sailing to New York and Montreal from Liverpool.
Awarded the British War medal and Merchantile Marine and applied for his medals in 1920. A copy of his MIC medal card will be provided with the book. Albert George Barto... read more
WW1 British War Medal to Mercantile Marine - Henry Stacey
BWM correctly impressed to " Henry Stacey " , naming format as found to members of the Merchant Navy for six months plus service at sea during WW1. Only one person with this name listed in the records ( BT 351/1/133369 ). Henry's place of birth is given as Maryport in the year 1872. Medal has a short length of original ribbon stapled to it, and is in GVF condition. Some light staining to re... read more
WW1 British War Medal to Mercantile Marine - James E. Clough
BWM correctly impressed to " James E. Clough " , naming format as found to members of the Merchant Navy for six months plus service at sea during WW1
Only one person with this name listed in the records ( BT 351/1/25822 ), a James Ernest Clough. James's place of birth is given as Seaton Delaval in the year 1887. Medal has a short length of original ribbon stapled to it, and is ... read more
Arnhem 50th Anniversary Medal, in its plush Medal Case - Spink
Made to commemorate the Airborne Operation Market Garden in 1994 by Spink & Son London. Some discoloration to the light blue plush inner liner where exposed to the atmosphere otherwise in very good condition.
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WW1 Special Constable Medal (GV - Crowned Head) with 'Great War 1914-18' clasp -Walter Key
In very good condition with original ribbon and award bar for WW1 service. Correctly impressed.
Special Constables who served during World War I from 1914 to 1918 for three years, and performed at least 150 police duties were eligible to be awarded the medal. Recipients who received the medal under these conditions were entitled to a clasp inscribed The Great War 1914 - 18 to de... read more
Scotland / Scottish -1st Lanarkshire Volunteer Military Engineers Immaculate Sterling Silver Pocket Watch Fob Medal by William Adams & Son Dated 1861
Simply stunning large watch fob style silver hollow cast disc with QVC crown and suspension loop. Obverse hand engraved artillery peice with decorative scroll 'Ubique Quo Fas Ducunt" and the words 1st Lanarkshire Volunteer Military Engineers in a semi-circle around the central design. Raised decorative edge and border. Circa 6cms in diameter. The Reverse engraved
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WW1 Bronze Commemorative Medallion - In Token of Lincoln 's Gratitude 1914-1919
A bronze commemorative medal presented by the citizens of Lincoln, August 30th 1919. In very good condition.
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WW1 Northern Cyclists Battalion ( NCB ) (affiliated to the Northumberland Fusiliers ) Boxing Medallion Medal Fob
Circa 26mm in diameter. Clearly a bronze medallion style boxing prize which has been worn at the end of a watch chain, and with some pride as it has been polished and scratched.
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