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, All Items , 1914 Mons Star Sohbat 2 scaled, Bygones Shop

1914 Mons Star 59th Scinde Rifles

No. 46 Sepoy Sohbat Kahn 59th- R.F.L.S.  Served for the 59th Scinde Rifles (Frontier Force) during WWI. The regiment served with great gallantry on the Western Front fighting in the battles of Givenchy, Neuve Chapelle, Aubers Ridge, the second battle of Ypres and the battle of Loos. In 1916, the regiment served in Mesopotamia and fought in the bloody battles for the relief of Kut al Amara and the capture of Baghdad. For it’s gallant conduct during the war, it was made a Royal Regiment in 1921. A good Mons Star to a heavily engaged Indian Regiment.  Condition as shown in photographs
, All Items , 1914 15 Star Sardar Khan IMD scaled, Bygones Shop

1914-15 Star

No. 1327 3-SL S.A.S. -Sardar Khan IMD Sardar Khan served with the Indian Medical Department during the First World War No ribbon Condition as shown in photographs
, All Items , 1914 15 Star Northumberland Fusiliers scaled, Bygones Shop

1914-15 Star Northumberland Fusiliers

6240 Pte. R. Brebner Northumberland Fusiliers Robert Brebner served with the 11th Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers. Entering France 25th August 1915 and died of wounds 7th July 1916. Commemorated at Thiepval Memorial Pier and Face 10B, 11B and 12B. With copy Commonwealth War Graves document and WWI Index card document confirming entitlement to star. He would also be entitled to a War & Victory Medal. Condition as shown in photographs
, All Items , WWI Plaque Trio Austing 3 scaled, Bygones Shop

1914-15 Trio, Plaque London Field Ambulance RAMC

-1914-15 Star 1708 Pte. E. A. Austing RAMC -War & Victory Medal 536146 Pte. E. A. Austing RAMC -Death Plaque Ernest Albert Austing -Scroll & Buckingham Palace note (stuck on to cardboard and appear to have been removed from a frame) Killed in action 5th June 1917 aged 24. Commemorated Poperinghe New Military Cemetery. The son of Mr and Mrs A. F. W. Austing 9 Alroy Road, Harringay, London. Condition as shown in photographs
, All Items , 1939 45 Star scaled, Bygones Shop

1939-45 Star

1939-45 Star, unnamed as issued Awarded to personnel who had completed 6 months service in operational commands overseas between 3rd September 1939 and 2nd September 1945. Any service resulting in death, injury or capture also qualified. You will receive a similar condition example of this medal, a genuine 1939-45 Star. The ribbon condition may vary slightly. (The example shown is a stock image from our collection) We recommend this as a good starter for someone looking to build a collection.
, All Items , Royal Fusiliers WWI Croudace scaled, Bygones Shop

A Wounded and then Killed in Action Royal Fusilier Group- also awarded the Military Medal

-Military Medal George V 1136 Pte. H. Croudace 17th Royal Fusiliers -1914-15 Star numbered E-1136 -War Medal and Victory Medal numbered GS-47864 Henry was born in 1882 at North Wingfield, Derbyshire and before the first World War was a bank Clerk for the Union of London and Smiths Bank. He was Secretary of the local Boy Scout Association, was a member of Mansfield swimming club and sang in the choir of Saint Mark's Church, Mansfield. He enlisted in October 1914 into the Royal Fusiliers and whilst serving with the 17th Empire Battalion, was awarded the Military Medal. London Gazette issue 29701 the 8/8/1916, awarded for 'the Germans blew up a big mine in the British lines and wrecked all the trenches in the vicinity. A sergeant and 2 men scrambled over the wreckage and held the crater for several hours against the enemy until help arrived and the Germans were driven back. Germans put up a strong artillery fire and looked like taking back the crater but failed. All 3 men received the Military Medal' including Croudace. It was awarded for 'Bravery in the field' at Vimy Ridge. It is noted that he was wounded in action at Melville Wood, gunshot wound to the right thigh and appears to have been discharged on 12/9/1916 at Weybridge. He appears to have rejoined the 22nd Btn. Royal Fusiliers and was killed in action 17/2/1917 at Petit Miraumont. He is commemorated at the Thiepval Memorial Pier and Face 8 C 9 A and 16 A. Additional copy paperwork and photograph included with medals. A good opportunity to add a well documented Royal Fusilier gallantry group to your collection. Wounded, awarded the Military Medal and then killed in action. Condition as shown in photographs
, All Items , Hong Kong OBE Medal scaled, Bygones Shop

An Attributed OBE Medal for services in Hong Kong


Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)

In original Royal Mint box- confirmed by family that this was awarded to him in the 1964 Birthday Honours list for services in Hong Kong supplying mains water to Red China to the colony.

Edward Parr Wilmot-Morgan, Assistant Director of Public Works, Hong Kong.

The Queen's Birthday Honours 1964 were appointments in many of the Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries. The appointments were made to celebrate the official birthday of The Queen. They were announced on 13 June 1964 for the United Kingdom,Australia, New Zealand, Sierra Leone and Jamaica. The recipients of honours are displayed here as they were styled before their new honour, and arranged by honour, with classes (Knight, Knight Grand Cross, etc.) and then divisions (Military, Civil, etc.) as appropriate.

Condition as shown in photographs

, All Items , Ashantee Medal 1873 Adams scaled, Bygones Shop

Ashantee Medal 1873-74 Royal Navy

Ashantee Medal 1873-74 no clasp W. Adams AB H.M.S. Druid 73-74 Named in the correct style. Medal sent to him on H.M.S. Druid 26th February 1876. 212 medals awarded to the ship. Condition as shown in photographs