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Est. £140Oct 15
Pair: Sapper B. Pilford, Royal EngineersQueen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 5 clasps, Cape Colony, Transvaal, Relief of Kimberley, Paardeberg, Driefontein, unofficial rivets affixing Transvaal clas
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Est. £200Oct 15
Three: Lieutenant D. Cushny, 2nd Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment, who was killed in action during the Battle of Shaiba, Mespotamia, 14 April 19151914-15 Star (Lieut. D. Cushny. Dorset. R.); British Wa
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Est. £90Oct 15
Three: Private G. L. F. Butcher, 8th Battalion, Australian Imperial Force, who was killed in action on the Western Front on 26 July 19161914-15 Star (262 Pte. G. L. F. Butcher. 8/Bn. A.I.F.); British
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Est. £100Oct 15
Three: Private J. Brown, Army Service Corps, later Royal Fusiliers, who was killed in action on the Western Front on 11 September 19181914 Star (T-26103 Dvr: J. Brown. A.S.C.); British War and Victory
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Est. £160Oct 15
Pair: Driver E. F. J. Bew, Royal Field ArtilleryQueen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 6 clasps, Cape Colony, Paardeberg, Driefontein, Johannesburg, Diamond Hill, Wittebergen (4200 Dvr: E. F. J. Bew,
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Est. £90Oct 15
Pair: Lance Corporal H. W. Fox, 10th (Service) Battalion, Yorkshire Regiment, late Northumberland Fusiliers, who was killed in action on the Western Front, 25 November 1916British War and Victory Meda
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Est. £90Oct 15
Three: Lance-Corporal S. A Graves, 7th Battalion, London Regiment, who was killed in action on the Western Front on 7 October 19161914-15 Star (1514. Pte. S. A. Graves. 7-Lond. R.); British War and Vi
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Est. £90Oct 15
Three: Private A. Cole, 1st Battalion, Royal Fusiliers1914 Star (L-10823 Pte. A. Cole. 1/R. Fus.); British War and Victory Medals (L-10823 Pte. A. J. Cole. R. Fus.) generally very fine (3) £70-
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Est. £120Oct 15
Three: Private E. P. Seldon, Norfolk Regiment, who was killed in action on the Western Front on 3 October 19151914-15 Star (12679 Pte. E. P. Seldon, Norf. R.); British War and Victory Medals (12679 Pt
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Est. £140Oct 15
Pair: Private W. Payne, 2nd Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys)Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 3 clasps, Cape Colony, Orange Free State, Transvaal (4595 Pte W. Payne. 2nd Dragoons); King’s Sout
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Est. £180Oct 15
Three: Armourer J. Guy, Royal NavyQueen’s South Africa 1899-1902, no clasp (J. Guy, Arm. Mte. H.M.S. Monarch.); British War Medal 1914-20 (173289 J. Guy. Armr. R.N.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., E.
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Est. £200Oct 15
Pair: Private A. W. Simpson, Lincolnshire Regiment, who died of wounds on the Western Front on 3 May 1918British War and Victory Medals (53225 Pte. A .W. Simpson. Linc. R.); Memorial Plaque (Alexander
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Pair: Corporal John Crosby, Royal Artillery Indian Mutiny 1857-59, 1 clasp, Central India (Trumpr. John Crosby, 6th Cy. 14th Bn. R.A.); Afghanistan 1878-80, no clasp (7507. Corpl. J. Crosby. H/1st Bde. R.A.) nearly very fine (2) £280-£320---Provenance: Jack Webb’s second medal purchase, ‘bought (in 1940, East Ham) for 15/-, sold in 1954 to G. Harris for £1, and bought back on sale of G’s collection at Sotheby’s, 28/6/84 for £122.65 (Lot 127).’John Crosby was born at Trincomalie, Ceylon, and attested for the Royal Artillery at Woolwich on 5 October 1855, aged 13 years, apparently a tailor by trade. He served abroad in India, August 1857 to January 1868, and January 1874 to August 1882; in Egypt, August to October, 1882; in India, October 1882 to January 1883; the remainder at Home. By November 1867 he had risen to the rank of Sergeant, but in June 1868 he was tried and reduced to Gunner. He was promoted to Corporal in July 1877, and to Sergeant once again, in September 1877. He was tried and reduced in January 1880 but the sentence was remitted; tried and reduced to Corporal in May 1880; and finally, tried and reduced to Gunner in October 1880, in which rank he remained until discharged on 27 February 1888. He is also entitled to the medal for Tel-el-Kebir. Sold with copied discharge papers.------For more information, additional images and to bid on this lot please go to the auctioneers website, www.dnw.co.uk
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Estimate £280 - £320Aug 20, 2020
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