WW1 Medals, Pairs & Groups

Pairs - British Recipients

 

  1. Mid. A.H. Kinghorn, with service details etc, b. Dec. 1899 Kincardine, Aberdeen. severley reprimanded for going AWOL. With cap badge (now fragile) and service record. EF - $170
  2. J.82139 F. Otterburn. Ord. R.N. - Fred Otterburn was born at Scarborough, Yorkshire on 10 December 1899 and was a building painter upon his enlistment on 10 December 1917. He served afloat on Fury from 10 June 1918-11 June 1919 and was demobilized on 13 August 1919 with 1pg. copied service record. EF $90
  3. R.M.E. 1733 Pte. J. Cambridge, good very fine $100
  4. S-11333 Pte R Sinclair Gordons - VF $80
  5. 10339 A. Sjt. R.F. Boyes. HAC-INF. – VF, scratch on BWM, $90
  6. 49557 Pte. A.G. Evans Welsh R. - GVF - minor e.k's. on BWM $80
  7. 1997 Pte. R. Cheshire. Welsh R. - GVF, e.k. on Victory, $80
  8. 4-3731. Pte. J. Rodgers. North’d Fus. James Rodgers b. 1884 from Cowers Lane, Shottle nr. Derby. Served 1/4th. 20th and 23rd Battalions (Tyneside Scottish), Wounded by GSW to head, Discharged 5/11/18 edge bruise to BWM, NEF court mounted, MIC conf. only awards. $135
  9. 33928. Pte. G. Fletcher. R. Fus.) in named card box of issue, crushed as usual, MIC copy, also served labour Corps 214810, only awards. Mint cond'n with silk ribons. $95
  10. 37742 Pte. W. H. Davies. R. W. Fus. - William Henry Davies. MIC only awards, copy medal roll, served 8th Battalion (which served in the Middle East), minor edge bruising VF, court mounted. $90
  11. 207019 Cpl. H. SANSOM. RIF. BDE. - EF - MIC only awards, Frederick, $80
  12. 34528 PTE. J. HARRISON, L.N. LAN. R. - EF - $80
  13. 1098 Pte J. Reid R. Scots Fine, long ribbons, $80
  14. 6828 Cpl E.J. Eldred R. Scots, EF $90
  15. 33916 W.O.Cl 2 J.H. Walker North'n R., GVF $125
  16. 3125 Pte J.R. Tempest A. Cyc. Corps, Army Cyclist Corps, MIC shows also served in:- Yorkshire Regiment, Royal Engineers, East Lancashire Regiment, (missing 14/15 Star), GVF, $150
  17. 14764 Pte A. Horsley Hamps R. GVF - $80
  18. 41743 Pte W.G. Hardiman E. York R. VF Mounted on screw back pins. (only awards, Walter G.) $80
  19. 5716 Pte E.T. Wetherill W. Rid. R. (first name Ernest, only awards, also served in Labour C.) EF, orig. ribbons $90
  20. Pte. A.F. Harmer. D.S.C. (with Bi-lingual Victory Medal) GVF $100
  21. 59714 Pte. W.C. Williams. R.W.F. (Walter) VF $80
  22. 202486 Pte. G. Surman. Glouc. R. - GVF - $80
  23. 25487 Pte J.E. Maydew K.S.L.I., (King's Shropshire Light Infantry) John E., also served Labour Corps and R. Sussex Regt., only awards - GVF $80
  24. 34528 PTE. J. HARRISON. L.N. LAN. R. - EF - $80
  25. 104396 Dvr M.T. Digman R.A., GVF - MIC shows Michael, only awards, Royal Field Artillery. On new poly ribbons $60 - SOLD

 

Pairs - Canadian Recipients

 

  1. 106202 PTE. C.DOUGLAS, 1 - C.M.R. b. Griswold, KIA 25/6/1916 Ypres. EF $260
  2. 106167 PTE. J. CRAWLEY, 1 - C.M.R. Jack Crawley was born in Winnipeg in 1893 and his parent's address was Edmonton Street. He was a machinist and attested at Brandon, Manitoba on the 1st December 1914 for the 1st Canadian Mounted Rifles. He was reported Dead on th 5th June 1916 probably as a result of the disastrous attack by the Germans during The Battle of Mount Sorrel who penetrated the line and killed the Colonel (Lt. Col. A.C. Shaw) and 80 other ranks. Out of 21 Officers and 671 O.R.'s that entered the line on this tour, only 1 Officer and 135 men returned to billets. Some staining to the Victory Medal. Original ribbons. GVF $260
  3. Rfm. G.Smith. 3rd S.A.M.R. EF (Bilingual Victory) $120
  4. 216487 PTE. J. FOSTER. 1- C.M.R.; $150 James Foster was born in November 1880 in Newbury England; he joined the CEF on 12th February 1916, having seen previous service in 100th Winnipeg Grenadiers and seven months with Lord Robert’s Chargers as an Officer’s servant in England.
  5. 3107410 PTE. G. J. YOUNG. 4-CAN. INF., Gordon Joseph Young was born on 30th November 1891 in Allanford, Ontario and was drafted into the CEF on 16th February 1918. Occupation given as a “Druggist” living at Sioux Lookout. Swing mounted on pin bar; EF Condition. $150 
  6. 65510 SJT. J. JONES. 24- CAN. INF. EF. $160 John Jones was born on 31st July 1880 in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffs, England. He joined the CEF on 26th October 1914, having seen previous service with 3rd V.R.C.
  7. 841466 PTE. J.A. THOMPSON. 14-CAN. INF. - EF. $140 John Allen Thompson was born on 17th September 1897 in Belfast, Ireland, he joined the CEF on 11 February 1916.
  8. 190059 PTE J.L. EMERY. 2 CAN INF. EF $150
  9. 800082 Pte. E. Major, 3 - Can. Inf.  - With service file, B. Antrim, Ireland, July 25th, 1890. Att. Feb. 5th, 1916, Toronto. Occ. Salesman. Attached to Tramway Co. Engineers, wounded May 29th, 1918. (Gassed). - VF Condition - $160
  10. 115501 PTE. F.A. IZARD. 8 - CAN. INF. Fred Alfred Izard was born in London England in 1886, records indicate no previous military service at time of enlistment in Regina on 25 May 1915. With copy of Attestation papers. GVF Condition. $150 
  11. 457524 PTE. J. NAIRN. 14 - CAN. INF. John Nairn was born in Scotland in 1885. Records indicate that he had prior military service in the Highland Light Infantry at the time of his enlistment at Montreal on 19 June 1915. With copy of Attestation papers. Toned, GVF Condition. $150
  12. 766307 A.W.O. CL.2. J.E. WALSH. 20-CAN.INF.). EF. $150 - John Eugene Walsh was born on 3rd July 1883 in London, England and he joined the CEF on 1st December 1915, having previously seen service of 15 months in 10th Grenadiers. With Copy of Service Record. Cook in Civilian Occupation.
  13. 285064 SPR. G.S. THOMAS, C.R.T. Gordon Stewart Thomas was living in Toronto and serving in the 12th York Rangers at the time of his enlistment in the 220th Batt: before transferring to the 127th Batt: in early 1916. With copy of Attestation papers. War medal with Edge knock, otherwise VF Condition. $125
  14. 126557 Pte. J. McElrea, 1st Can, Inf, Attested Toronto Sept 17th, 1915, Occupation - Farmer. Rec'd severe GSW Left Forearm whilst serving with 7th Bn. on 14th June 1916. With thick service file EF $150
  15. 746034 Pte. F. Kane, 2 Can. Inf. With File : From Fermanagh, Ireland, Labourer Attested 14/1/16 at Oshawa in 116th Bn. Hospitalized for Shell-shock (8) weeks in France and (3) weeks with Influenza in 1918, Medically discharged. GVF $160
  16. 859253 Cpl. W.H. Wellman, C.M.G. Bde.. Member of 79th Cameron Highlanders Militia, prior service of 6 years in R.E. Territorials, in London, England. occ. Farmer, resided  Regina, SK. NEF, Dark toned, $130
  17. 2393405 Pte. J. Mooney, 20-Can. Inf. John Mooney was born in Dublin, Ireland address on enlistment (in June 1917) was "Hercules Men's Club, New Jersey, whilst his wife was in Glasgow, Scotland. Condition - Good Fine  $130.
  18. 65590 A. Sjt. J. E. Lynch, 24-Can. Inf. John Edmund Lynch was a Plasterer from Yorkshire, England who attested in October 1914 at Montreal. N.O.K. given as his mother, Montreal address. EF $160
  19. 775008 L. Cpl. A. W. Barber, 38-Can. Inf. Arthur Wellington Barber was born in Toronto, Occupation Clerk, Attested Dec. 1915 into the 126th Bn CEF. Digitized file is available on-line. EF Dark toned BWM $150
  20. 2529428 Pte. G. B. Stuart, 102-Can. Inf., Gordon Benjamin Stuart was born in Brampton, Ontario and working as a Lathe-Hand in Hamilton when he joined the Canadian Mounted Rifles in September 1917. GVF $150
  21. 678504 Pte. A. Aikman. 15 - Can. Inf. Archibald Aikman was a Mechanic, from Glasgow, Scotland, he attested with the 169th Bn on 20/3/1916 in Toronto, he was married to a Catherine. Medals are GVF. $150
  22. F.B. Foulds. Mate. R.N.C.V.R.  (Officer rank, appointed 30/06/1917) Served HMCS Rainbow and HMCS Seagull. EF  $500
  23. 919742 Pte. B. H. Parry, 14-Can. Inf. Died of Wounds. Bernard Harry Parry was born in Liverpool, Lancashire. A Waiter by occupation, he attested for the Canadian Overseas Expeditionary Force at Montreal on 17 July 1916. Originally served in the 199th Battalion. Serving in the 14th Battalion Canadian Infantry he died of wounds, (GSW neck) France/Flanders on 14 August 1918, aged 18 years. He was buried in the Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery. He was the son of Osbourn and Rebecca Parry, of 40 Garswood Street, Liverpool. EF $280
  24. 690188 Pte. J.P. Taylor, 3 Can. Inf. Slack suspension on BWM. James Prunty Taylor was born in South River, Ontario on 14th March 1894. A Butcher by occupation, living at 14 Rowanwood Avenue, Hamilton, Ontario, he attested for the 173rd Battalion "Highlanders" on 3rd February 1916, having previously served 1 year in the 91st Cameron Highlanders. , VF contact marks.  $150. 
  25. 153093 Cpl. R. Webster, 43rd Can. Inf. From Edinburgh, attested June 1915, Member of 79th Cameron Highlanders Militia,  NEF $140
  26. 1009565 PTE. M.W. CLARKE. 46-CAN.INF. -  Manford Wesley Clarke was born on 22nd December 1897 in Amherst, Nova Scotia he joined the CEF on 1st February 1916. He was Killed in Action on 26th August 1918. EF - $300
  27. 823405 PTE. D. CONNOR. 18-CAN.INF. Denis Connor was born on 16th December 1896 in London, Ontario, he joined the CEF on 20th December 1915. GVF - $140
  28. 472295 Pte H.B. (Herbert Bruce) Kennedy 46 Can. Inf.   KIA 03 Sep 18. EF Toned BWM. - $280
  29. 887337  Pte H.M. (Harold Montague) Wells. 5th Can. Inf.  KIA 15 Aug 17  (Hill 70) with sew-on ribbons on orig. display card VF $290
  30. 730687 PTE. W. GREEN. 52-CAN.INF. William Green was born on 6th September, 1882 in Aylesbury, England and he joined the CEF on 25th March 1916. Occupation "Crane Driver". - EF - $140
  31. 136161 PTE. P.J. WALSH.  2-C.M.R. - Patrick Joseph Walsh was born on 9th March 1884 in Toronto, Ontario and he joined the CEF on 19th July 1915. - VF or better, $140
  32.  850042 PTE. W. DEY. 3 -CAN.INF. William Dey was born on 28th March 1894 in Aberchirder, Scotland and he joined the CEF on 19th February 1916. Occupation - Grocer. He died of wounds on 30th August 1918. EF - $280
  33. 670154 SPR. J.A. HANN. C.R.T. James Arthur Hann was born on 6th January 1878 in Dorsetshire, England and he joined the CEF on 31st July 1916. Trade was "Stationary & Marine Fireman". EF, dirty ribbons, $125
  34. 410959 PTE. H.H. SPENCER. 38 - CAN. INF. Harry Herbert Spencer was born on 11th April 1896 in Montreal, Quebec. He joined the CEF on 26th April 1915 having served one camp with A.M.C. He went to France on 13th August 1916 and on 3rd September 1916 was reported as having a gun shot wound in the right foot, which was determined as self inflicted. Received 1 ,onth Field Punishment No. 1. On 4th October 1918 while in the field he was wounded in the right thigh. He was demobilized from the service on 16th June 1919. With copy of Service Record. GVF - $150
  35. 799981 A. SJT. B. Faichney. C.M.G. BDE. - Benjamin Faichney saw from Stirlingshire, Scotland and had prior service of 8 years with the 5th Scottish Rifles and 2 years with the 48th Militia. Received GSW to both legs. He attested in January 1916. His full service file is downloadable for free from the Cdn Archives. NEF $135
  36. Lt. A.D. McLardy, Archibald Douglas Mclardy was from Hamilton, Ontario. b. 26/10/1893, was a Chief Clerk on Railways and attested into 2nd Pioneer Bn. He died 16/12.1934 at Essex, Ontario. Toned, GVF. $280
  37. 463182 A. CPL. R. G. SCOTT. 7-CAN. INF. Robert Graham Scott was borm in Vivtoria, B.C. and was a Farmer residing at Lake Hill, B.C. when he attested at Vernon on July 21st, 1915. He had prior service with the 88th Victoria Fusiliers. NEF $150.
  38. 782156 A. CPL. J.H. SPENCE. 5-CAN.INF. (Western Cavalry) John Henry Spence was born on 28th March 1885 in Liverpool, England and joined the CEF on 25th February 1916 at Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, address given as Hodgeville, SK. His NOK is listed as being in Dr0gheda, Ireland. GVF $150
  39. 348591 A.S. SJT. V. D. SPAULL C.F.A. - Swing mounted on pin - bar, Service at the Front Pin reverse numbered 251371. - Vaughan Douglas Spaull was born on 20th September 1893 in London, England and joined the CEF on 19th November 1915. - Near EF. $140
  40. 859802 PTE. G.V. BOAL. 43-CAN.INF. Glen Victor Boal was born on 31st October 1887 in Kincardine, Ontario. He joined the CEF on 17th March 1916 having seen previous service in 79th C.H. of C. He became missing in action on 28th August 1918. - EF $260
  41. 800135 PTE. G. KEIR. 19-CAN. INF. Gabriel Keir was born on 19th August 1882 in Renfrew, Scotland and joined the CEF on 14th February 1916. He was a Stonemason by trade residing in Toronto. VF $140
  42. Lieut. J.C. Hyde - James Clark Hyde was an Electrical Engineer from Westmount, Quebec who attested on 30th January, 1916 having one years prior service in the 21st Battery, C.F.A. He served overseas I the 33rd and 51st Batteries, C.F.A. as well as a spell in the 2nd Canadian Divisional Ammunition Column.  Ontario. EF/Mint, repl. ribbons $250
  43. 114300 Pte. H.E. Cox, 1 C.M.R. - Harold Ernest Cox was born in Leytonstone, Essex, England and attested at Lloydminster, Saskatchewan on March 11th, 1915 giving his occupation as a Farmer. He was a member of the 22nd Saskatchewan Light Horse. Appart from having his appendix out, he was not wounded. Service file is digitized and now on-line. GVF $150
  44. 871951 Pte. J. Young, C.F.C.  James Young b. Dundee, Scotland 15/10/1891 occ. Teamster. enl. Winnipeg 10 May 1916 aged 45, speckling on Victory, War Medal toned black. GVF $100
  45. 240 DRV. W. THOMSON.  C.F.A.  William Thomson was born on 18th May 1893 in Glasgow, Scotland. He joined the CEF on 26th February 1915 having seen previous six years service with 44th Glasgow Coy. B.B. - GVF - $110
  46. 409070 A.SJT.   J.H. POTTS. 18-CAN. INF.  John Hubert Potts was born on 9th March 1893 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, he joined the CEF on 11th June 1915. Dark toned BWM, GVF $140
  47. 1096324 Pte. I.E. Watts. 3-Can. Inf. $140. Issac Ernest Watts was a metal Polisher from Toronto, a pre-war member of the  9th Mississauga Horse Militia unit. GVF - $140
  48. 757071 A. Cpl. J. Garnish, 3-Can. Inf, - From Barnstaple, Devon, England and a Blacksmith by occupation. NEF $150
  49. 488792 CPL. T. KERR. 43-CAN.INF. Thomas Kerr was born on 9th October 1889 in Galashiels, Scotland. He joined the C.E.F. on 30th November 1915 having seen previous service in 63rd Regt. He was awarded a D.C.M. for the attack on Upton Wood on 30th August 1918, “When his platoon became disorganized due to thick fog, he reorganized his men and led them round the flank of Dodo Wood and on to the final objective. On two occasions his platoon was delayed by parties of the enemy in shell holes. He went forward under fire and accounted for the enemy”. EF. Original silk ribbons. $320
  50. 540019 A. SJT. C.T. JORDAN. C.M.G. BDE; Charles Thomas Jordan was born on 28th April 1895 in Toronto, Ontario. A Jeweller by occupation, he joined the Guides, 4th Divisional Cyclists CEF on 16th August 1915, and in France he was attached to the Machine Gun School, then 12th Machine Gun Co. Appears to of been wounded twice, once buried and received a contusion and later by GSW (shrapnel). NEF - $125
  51. 463285 A. SJT. E.A. GILLETT 48-CAN.INF. Edwin Arthur Gillett was born on 29th May 1886 in Rotherham, South Yorkshire, England, he joined the CEF on 30th July 1915 at Vernon, B.C. His stated occupation was “Bookeeper”. He enlisted in the 48th Battalion, Served in 3rd Pioneers, received various punishments including 7 days of Field Punishment No. 1 and on 3.2.17 became attached to 15th Canadian Machine Gun Co. - EF - $160, with original silk ribbons, like new.
  52. 2644377 SPR. E.B. CHAPLIN. C.R.T. Edward Bruce Chaplin was born on 24th September 1896 in Westmount, Quebec, he joined the 27th Railway Construction CEF on 9th October 1917 giving his occupation as a Farmer. He served in France in 1918 with the 10th Canadian Railway Troops. He contracted Dysentery. His later occupation is listed on his U.S. entry document as “Orchardist”. EF Nice original silk ribbons. $120
  53. 410419 L. CPL. L.G. TOMKINSON. 38- CAN. INF. Leonard George Tomkinson was born on 22nd August 1885 in London, England. He joined the CEF in April 1915 having seen previous service in 1st Queen’s (West Surrey) Regiment (Cadets). His occupation was stated to be “Commercial Traveller”. a few scratches on Obv. of BWM, otherwise GVF $140
  54. 3106093 PTE. N. STEERS. 102-CAN. INF. Norman Steers was born on 4th March 1893 in Sidcup, England, he joined the CEF on 12th December 1917 giving his trade as “Machinist” and employed at Rochester, New York. He was wounded on 10th October 1918. Post war he returned to the US, was registered for the draft in WW2 (and WW1) and passed away in 1979 at Rochester. GVF. $165
  55. WW1 Pair (Bilingual) Pte. L.J. Davidson 2nd S.A.I.; The Wakefield Medal Vol. L. Davidson N.V.R. The reverse of the well-struck 40 mm diam. bronze medal reads “NRA British Colonies and  Protectorates Overseas Match”. (N.V.R. = Nyasaland Volunteer Rifles). With copies of service cards. $160
  56. 141874 PTE C.J. Catton 24-CAN:INF: From Leicester, England. Attested at Niagara, On. in th 76th Battalion on 24th May 1915,  listing his occupation as a Farmer. Address, Huntsville. Wounded on 18th September 1916 at Courcelett by a H.E. Shell fragment severley shattering his right arm resulting in subsequent amputation. He happily still was married in Canada however on 23rd October 1918. VF, $160
  57. 171204 PTE. W.C. SPAFFORD. 2-CAN. INF. Walter Clayton Spafford was born 3rd Oct 1876 at Athol Prince Edward, Ontario having had 2 years prior service with the 10th Royal Grenadiers and 2 years in the 16th Battalion. VF. Court Mounted, some spots on Victory. $140
  58. Captain H. J. Budge, Canadian Army Medical Corps
  59. British War and Victory Medals (Hon. Capt. H. J. Budge.); together with a City of Winnipeg Public Baths Charles Street Swimming Gala 1915 Prize Medal, silver, the reverse engraved ‘1st. Won by H. J. Budge.’, edge bruising, nearly very fine - Howard John Budge was born: 1888 in Thornton Heath, Croydon, Surrey, England. He also had prior service in the 9th London Regt, Middlesex Rifles and was a Police Constable by profession. Attested 21 June 1915. Rapid promotion throughh the ranks up to RSM, then QM Lieut, then Captain (QM). Died 24th Jan 1925, death attributable to service and listed as a war casualty, Buried Elmwood Cemetery. Wife was: Sunbeam Elleanor Buston VF, minor edge knocks. $250
  60. 1012760 Pte. E. Muschamp. C.F.C. Emerson Muschamp was born at Westgate, Weardale, Co. Durham, UK in July 1862, was a Logger at Union Bay, Vancouver Island when he attested on 8 Nov. 1916 for the CEF, giving his birth date as "1871". He was discharged as overage on 4th Dec. 1918 but went on to live until 13 Jan. 1952 (age 89) passing away at Cumberland, Comox Valley, B.C. GVF $120
  61. 690188 Pte. J. P. Taylor, 3-Can. Inf. James Prunty Taylor was born in South River, Ontario on 14th March 1894. A Butcher by occupation, living at 14 Rowanwood Avenue, Hamilton, Ontario, he attested for the 173rd Battalion Highlanders on 3 February 1916, having previously served 1 year in the 91st Cameron Highlanders Militia Regiment. He served on the Western Front in the 3rd Battalion CEF. VF, contact marks on BWM, slack suspension. $150
  62. 919953 Pte. E. Parry. 24-Can. Inf. - Edward Parry was born on 17 Dec 1896 at Liverpool, England and was a Farm Labourer by occupation when he attested on 13 Sep 1916 in the 199th Canadian Irish Battalion, transferred ti the 24th Bn he served in France with them and the 2nd Bn CMGC. He died at Lethbridge, Alberta on 5 Jan 1973. - EF with new ribbons, $150.

 

Pairs – South African Recipients

 

  1. Sgt. A. Nesbitt. 6th S.A.I. (Cape Town Highlanders) NEF, with Papers, served 9th S.A. Horse in East Africa, 5th Regt Machine Gun Section, then attched Nigerian Regt. 2nd S.A. Infantry Brigade. Court Martialled for AWOL, various hospitalizations for Malaria etc. $110
  2. Pte. L.D. Becker. 1st S.A.I. EF (Bilingual Victory) $120
  3. Pte. D.A. Sittrie. 6th S.A.I. GVF (Bilingual Victory) with papers, $120
  4. A/Sgt. A. Nesbitt. 6th S.A.I. GVF (Bilingual Victory) with papers, awol twice for short periods. Malaria. $130
  5. Pte. J.A. Sutcliffe. 4th S.A.I.  EF  (Bilingual Victory) $120
  6. Pte. P.J. Thomas. 9th S.A.H. GVF (Bilingual Victory) Service extact, 1 page. $120
  7. Dvr. J.J.P. Greef. C.A.H.T.C. (Bilingual Victory) GVF $100
  8. Dvr. D.S. Adams. C.A.H.T.C. (Bilingual Victory) GVF $100
  9. Pte. A.J. DALY 6th S.A.I. - VF or better condition, with original silk ribbons. Aiden Joseph Daly, from Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape Province, Served in German East Africa and was discharged medically unfit in May 1916 due to Corneal Eye Disease and evacuated back to the Union. $120
  10. Pte. J.J. LABUSCHAGNE 7th S.A.I. Johannes Jacobus Labuschagne, from Indwe, Woodhouse District, Cape Province and was discharged "temporarily unfit" due to being underage in Feb. 1918. He appears to of enlisted twice, the second time he stayed in until January 1919. GVF or better condition, with original silk ribbons. $130
  11. British War and Bilingual Victory Medals (Pte W. C. Walker. 6th S.A.I.) EF $125
  12. Pair: Corporal B. R. Wilhelm, South African Heavy Artillery British War and Bilingual Victory Medals (Cpl. B. R. Wilhelm. S.A.H.A) (16) pages of service documents. Bernard Reynold Wilhelm  was from Barkley East, served in German East Africa in 7th S.A. Horse as part of the 2nd Mounted Brigade, transferred to 9th S.A. Horse. was hosp. for Malaria in Sept. 1917, only awards. contact marks thus near very fine $130
  13. Family Group - British War Medal 1914-20 (Pte. P. J. L. Van Eeden, 5th Mtd. Bge.); with South Africa Medal for War Service (573033 J. H. J. Van Eeden) NEF $90
  14. Pair: Gunner E. H. Robinson, South African Field Artillery. British War and Bilingual Victory Medals (Gnr. E. H. Robinson. S.A.F.A.) With 3 pgs. of service recors. 864 Gunnner Edmund Herbert Robinson was from Jeppestown, Johannesburg, Transvaal and was posted to the Ammunition Column. Serving in East Africa, e was discharged medically unfit (Orchitis, Hernia etc.) on 13th July 1916 and awarded a SWB.  $100
  15. Gnr. E.W. Mitchell S.A.F.A. - The pair of medals was posted Mr E.W. Mitchell C/o Chief Accountant Room 185 S.A. Railways, Johannesburg 12.01.1923 and were kept in boxes in the buff delivery envelope. Boxes are labelled Gnr. No 04 E.W. Mitchell. S.A.F.A. 1098. EF - $115
  16. Dvr. J. Cloete C.A.H.T.C. - About VF with new ribbons - $90
  17. Dvr S. Sapiro S.A.S.C. - VF+ $100

 

Pairs - Indian Recipients

  1. 1667 Sowar Kishan Singh, 4 Cavy - F - $180
  2. 2806 Swr. Tafail Ahmad, 6 Cavy. - VF, edge bruise - $190
  3. 588 Sowar Banta Singh, 11 Lcrs. - GVF - $200
  4. 2235 Sowar Mohd. Hayat, 13 Lcrs. - NEF - $200
  5. 2336 Sowar Rasul Khan, 17 Cavy. - VF - $190
  6. 3977 Sowar Ude Singh, 34 Horse - VF - $190

Pairs - Australian Recipients

  1. 6256 Pte. S. J. Dunn. 21-M.G.C. A.I.F. - Sidney Joseph Dunn was born at Frederickton, New South Wales in December 1892 and was an unmarried shop assistant upon his enlistment at Sydney on 1 May 1916. Embarked aboard the Euripides on 9 September 1916. Twice admitted to hospital in the United Kingdom with venereal disease during his training during 1917, he had also gone absent without leave in November 1916 which cost him 7 days punishment. Dunn served in France from 18 October and was wounded in action with a gun shot wound to the left thigh on 27 October, he was admitted to Chester War Hospital on 2 November. Charged for drunkenness in France in October 1918, Dunn returned to Australia on 4 July 1919; with copied Service Record. good very fine or better, with silk ribbons. $350

Trios - British Recipients

  1. Pte. T.W. Dalton. L'Pool R. (with MID oakleaf), served 1/5th Territorial Bn, wth copy file, medal rolls, M.I.C. (MID not confirmed). Thomas W. Dalton came from Litherland, Liverpool. NEF $180
  2. 109333 SPR. A.H. BRIGHTON R.E. Alfred Brighton residing Banbury, Oxfordshire, was born at Ledbury, Hertfordshire. VF – Tatty ribbons. $150
  3. S/6027 L Cpl J. McMeikan R.Highrs. Rank is Pte. on Pair. (With copied documents, Certs. of Instruction, Canadian Army Discharge Cert. 1941 Med. unfit. MIC, WW1 discharge etc.) VF e.k. on BWM $170
  4. S/5687 Pte. A.W. Wilson. R. Highrs. Alexander served in 10th Bn per label on medals and copy of medal roll. MIC. Christian name Alexander. NEF Condition, with newer watered ribbons - $160
  5. 1914-15 Star trio to 4058S J. Durkin Sto R.N.R.  With copied service paper, served on R.N.A.S Australia 12/2/15-7/3/16 and also HMS Vivid, was invalided 23/3/16, also with cased Devonport Rifle & Revolver Meeting medal. EF - $325

 

Trios - Canadian Recipients

 

  1. 21602 Pte. F.M. Greenman, 5th Can Inf. Rank  (A. Sjt. on Pair) GVF, $320 - mounted as worn. Fred Greenman came from Chippenham, Wiltshire and was a Painter by occupation, he originally attested in the 11th Bn at Valcartier on the 23rd of September 1914 as part of the 3rd Brigade. he must of been transferred at a later date into the 5th Bn.
  2. Charles Alfred Walter was born at Winkfield, Berkshire, England in June 1874. An "Armoury Caretaker" with prior service in Roberts Horse, British South Africa Police and was a Sergeant in the 2nd Dragoons (Scots Greys). He attested at Valcartier on 29th August 1914 and served in France, wounded twice (GSW Scalp and broken ankle) at Ypres he was discharged medically unfit but re-attested for Home Service in January 1918. His rank on his discharge certificate was CQMS. (Company Quarter-Master Sergeant).
  3. Lieutenant G. K. Brown, Canadian Field Artillery- 1914-15 Star (83512 Gnr: G. K. Brown. Can: Fd: Art:); British War and Victory Medals (Lieut. G. K. Brown.) Dispaly mounted on silk ribbons, good very fine $350
  4. 77696 L.CPL. W. BYERS. 15/CAN:INF: Pair 77696 A.S.MJR. W.BYERS. 15-CAN.INF. William Byers was born 5 May 1882 at Balmaghie, Kircudbrightshire, Scotland and was a Miner by occupation and a pre war member of the 102nd Rocky Mountain Rangers. he attested at Victoria, B.C. on 10 Nov 1914 in the 30th Battalion but served in the 15th B.C. Scottish, 17th Battalion and C.A.M.C. rising to Acting Sergeant Major. Buried on 20th May 1915 by a shell explosion in France, foot problems, he was discharged in August 1918 medically unfit. - GVF - $350
  5. 65369 PTE. O. GILMOUR. 24/CAN:INF: Private O. Gilmour, 24th Battalion Canadian Infantry, killed in action, 11 April 1916 1914-15 Star (65369 Pte., 24/Can. Inf.); British War and Victory Medals (65369 Pte., 24-Can. Inf.) - Oswald Gilmour was born in 1884 in Montreal, Quebec, occupation Driver. He had prior service of 3 years with the 1st Prince of Wales Fusiliers militia regiment. He was reported missing on 11th April 1916, last seen "just before a large shell exploded near him". Later reported KIA. Interestingly, his "widow" received compensation for 2 men and had her pension cancelled as unmarried and ineligible and has disappeared along with their child, who's pension was also cancelled. An overpayment of $172.67 was recovered by the Pension Board. - NEF $500

 

Trios – South African Recipients

 

  1. 1914-15 Star Dvr. C.T.J. Hendricks S.A.S.C.-M.T.; BWM; AVM (Bil) 2/Lt. C.T. J. Hendricks; WM; ASM 117821 C.T.J. Hendriksen (note change in surname) VF or better $225
  2. 1914-15 Star Trio  Cpl. W.H. Walter, AVC (with MIC, also served Cheshire Regt.), scratch on BWM, GVF          $180
  3. 1914-15 Star Pte. S. Cotty, 5th M.R.; BWM; AVM (Bilingual) Pte. S. Cotty, 9th S.AI. with service papers, showing trade as a Boilermaker. GVF $225
  4. 1914-15 Star Burg. M.J. Breet, 2de Z.A.R.; BWM; AVM (Bilingual) Burg M.J. Breet, 10de Z.A.R. GVF, $225
  5. 1914-15 Star; BWM; AVM (Bil) Rfm. A.F. Lange, 3rd S.A.M.R. Mounted as worn NEF $230
  6. 1914-15 Star Pte. H. Edwards, 20th M.R.; BWM; AVM (Bilingual) Pte. H. Edwards, 1st Mtd. Bgde. Mounted on brooch pin. EF $230
  7. 1914-15 Star Pte. A. Startz Cullinans Horse; BWM; AVM (Bilingual) Dvr. A. Startz S.A.S.C. with service papers. EF, $230
  8. 1914-15 Star Pte. A.J. Smidt 17th M.R.; BWM; AVM (Bil) Sjt. A.J. Smidt 17 DE B. S. VF $220
  9. 1914-15 Star Pte. W.E. Holmes Rand Rfls; BWM; AVM (Bilingual) Cpl. W.E. Holmes 4th S.A.H. After enrolling in December 1914 for service in German SWA William Ernest Holmes served for a short period in East Africa before being discharged during May 1917. With papers. Spotting on the Victory. Whole service on Rand Rifles roll. Had a bout of Malaria in 1916. VF $220
  10. Pte. P.J. Delport 6th Dismtd. Rifles (Const. 2nd D.C. on BWM) with copied papers, Pieter Johannes Delport was from Tarkastad. He served in "A" Squadron Midland Rifles and 2nd Military Constabulary. Discharged at own request July 1917. With 3 pgs. of copied papers. VF $225
  11. 1914-15 Star, BWM; Allied VM (Bilingual) Burg. O.W. Bergh. Heidelberg Kdo. Scarce to unit, served in B Commando.  The unit served in German East Africa and was disbanded in 1915. With a copy of Index card showing medals despatched to Holgatfontein. His NOK lived at Eikenhof, all near Johannesburg. With some history of his ancestors coming from Sweden and being early Pioneers of South Africa. EF Condition, mounted on a card but with longer original silk ribbons, $250
  12. Three: Private A. Kippen, Imperial Light Horse, later South African Service Corps 1914-15 Star (Pte A. Kippen 2nd I.L.H.); British War and Bilingual Victory Medals (Dvr. A. Kippen. S.A.S.C.) Wirh service file, 15 pgs. Alexander Kippen was from Johannesburg, a Chaffeur by occupation, Hospitalized at 7 times for Malaria (served German East Africa) and thus medically discharged 21 Nov 1917 being "severley debilitated". VF to GVF, original ribbons.  $230
  13. Three: Gunner J. Montgomery, South African Mounted Rifles - Field Artillery Brigade 1914-15 Star (Gnr. J. Montgomery S.A.M.R. - F.A.B.); British War and Bilingual Victory Medals (Gnr. J. Montgomery. S.A.M.R. - F.A.B.) 1 pg. Index card, first name James from Messina, Northern Transvaal. Good very fine, new ribbons.  $220
  14. Three: Private C. A. Colbourn, Ordnance Department and Railway Regiment 1914-15 Star (Pte C. A. Colbourn Ordnance Dpt.); British War Medal 1914-20 (Pte C. A. Colbourn. Railway Rgt); Bilingual Victory 1914-19 (Pte C. A. Colbourn. Ordnance Dpt.) 1 pg. Index card, Store Holder from Pretoria. generally very fine or better $220
  15. Three: Sergeant E. J. Owen, 10th South African Horse, late Brands Free State Rifles 1914-15 Star (Pte E. J. Owen Brands F. S. Rfls.); British War and Bilingual Victory Medals (Sjt. E. J. Owen. 10th S.A.H.) generally good very fine $230
  16. Three: Private H. A. P. Dawson, 6th South African Infantry, late Brands Free State Rifles 1914-15 Star (Pte H. A. P. Dawson Brands F. S. Rfls.); British War and Bilingual Victory Medals (Pte. H. A. P. Dawson. 6th S.A.I.) 3 pgs service record; Henry Alfred Paul, from Cape Town, Hospitalizations for Dysentery March 1916,. transferred to 9th Horse, Aug 1917 Hospitalized with Malaria. Generally very fine or better with new ribbons  $230
  17. Three: Private C. A. Delport, 5th South African Infantry 1914-15 Star (Pte C. A. Delport 5th Infantry); British War and Bilingual Victory Medals (Pte C. A. Delport. 5th Infantry.) 1 pg. record, from east London. minor edge bruising, Good very fine  $220
  18. Three: Sergeant W. O. Ollis, South African Heavy Artillery, late 5th South African Mounted Rifles 1914-15 Star (Rfm. W. O. Ollis 5th S.A.M.R.); British War and Bilingual Victory Medals (A/Sjt W. O. Ollis. S.A.H.A.) ‘Cpl.’ on VM, With service records, 10 pages, Wilfred Oliver Ollis was from East London, Cape Province, units served in were 5 SAMR, 8 SAH, 7 SAH (Machine Gun Section), served during the Rebellion, German East Africa and West Africa, later France and Flanders after re-attesting in S.A.H.A. , generally Extremely Fine mounted on long silk ribbons in reverse order with ribbon bar attached.  $210
  19. Three: Private O. J. Lonergan, 12th South African Infantry 1914-15 Star (Pte O. J. Lonergan 12th Infantry); British War and Bilingual Victory Medals (Pte O. J. Lonergan. 12th Infantry.) With 2 pgs of index cards, O.J. was from Doornfontein, Johannesburg, he would of served in GSWA, had Rheumatism June 1915, generally Good very fine on original ribbons.  $220
  20. Three: Corporal G. Engle, South African Heavy Artillery, late 12th South African Infantry, Brabants Horse and Frontier Light Horse 1914-15 Star (Pte G. Engle 12th Infantry); British War and Bilingual Victory Medals (Cpl. G. Engle. S.A.H.A.) With service File, Geore Engle was from King Williamstown, served in the Boer War in Brabants Horse, Frontier Light Horse, and was awarded a QSA Medal with clasps; CC, OFS, Transvaal and Wepener and also a KSA Medal. In WW1 was initially in the Pretoria Regiment in 1914 (12th Infantry) in GSWA,  reattesting in the Artillery in September 1915 he served in 72nd Battery, had several hospitalizations for dysentery, including service in France. Discharge 28th August 1919. Medals are generally very fine or better $220
  21. 1914-15 Star Rfn C.J. Steyn 5th S.A.M.R.; BWM; AVM (Bil) Artlst. C.J. Steyn Z.A.V.R. With a bronze Johannesburg peace medal and a “pass the ammunition badge”. VF -GVF $210
  22. Pte. A. Ednie. 1st S.A.I. (2nd S.A.I. on Pair) - VF - $180

 

 

Trios - Australian Recipients

  1. Star named : - 533 PTE E. STOCKS. 31 BN. A.I.F., War and Victory Medals, impressed: 533 PTE E. STOCKS. 31-BN. A.I.F. - Ernest Stocks was born in 1895 in New Wakefield, England and enlisted on 12th July 1915. While with the 14th Field Artillery Brigade. He was Killed in Action on 14th October 1917. With electronic copy of the service file, containing several letters from concerned friends etc. NEF $1100

Broken Groups - British Recipients

  1. Star and Victory Medal to S-996 Pte G.J. Miles. Rif. Brig. - EF, $85
  2. Star & Victory to 11302 Sgt. W. Eastwood. Bord. R. Born Cheetham, Lancashire, resided Cheetham, Cheshire. (6th Battalion). Died of Wounds 21st Aug 1917, Brandhoek New Military Cemetery No. 3. - EF - $160

Broken Groups - Canadian Recipients

  1. 1914-15 Star, (impressed: 418683 PTE. I.R. EWEN. 42/CAN:INF:), Victory Medal, (impressed: 418683 PTE. I. EWEN. 42-CAN. INF.). Innes Reid Ewen was born on 6th May 1889 in Dundee, Scotland, he joined the CEF on 10th April 1915 at Montreal, Quebec. He received several Field Punishments, 48 hours and 14 days No.1 (breaking out of billets, drunk etc.) In October 1917 he transferred to 7th C.M.G. Co. He died May 1967 at St. Anne de Bellevue, Quebec. GVF - $140

Broken Groups – South African Recipients

  1. BWM; AVM (Bilingual) Pte. L.D. Becker, 1st S.A.I. VF+ $120
  2. BWM; AVM (Bilingual) Pte. J.E. Ravenscroft 5th S.A.I. GVF, sl. staining on Victory rev. GVF $ 120
  3. Pair:  Rfm S.G. MOODY 2nd SAMR, 1914/15 Star, Bilingual Victory medal to  DVR. S.A.S.C. Copies of service record show he attested 10/3/15 - EF - $110
  4. Star & Bi-lingual Victory. Dvr. T.E. Horsfield S.A.S.C. - M.T. ( SASC on Victory) GVF $110
  5. BWM A313337 AM2 C.S. Brice R.A.F. ASM ACF 150388 C. Brice GVF $45
  6. Star & BWM to SE-8502, Pte. B, Sadler, AVC - GVF  $85
  7. Star & Bi-lingual Victory to : Capt. P. Parnell, SAMC (South African Medical Corps) GVF $140
  8. (3); 1914-15 Star - Pte T.O. Leslie 11th Infantry; VF 400 – 500 BWM Lieut T.O. Leslie; 1911 Heydenrych shooting medal (silver) for Alfred Beit Cup1914-15 Star Pte T.O. Leslie 11th Infantry; BWM - Lieut T.O. Leslie; 1911 Heydenrych shooting medal (silver) for Alfred Beit Cup. VF or better, star with darker areas. $150