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SUPERB OBE,ISO,KAISER-I-HIND GROUP,TELEGRAPH DEPT
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SUPERB OBE,ISO,KAISER-I-HIND GROUP,TELEGRAPH DEPT

1ST TYPE MILITARY O.B.E, GV I.S.O, GV SILVER KAISAR-I-HND, 2X 1914-15 STAR, BRITISH WAR MEDAL, VICTORY MEDAL WITH M.I.D OAKLEAVES, 1911 DELHI DURBAR, 1935 SILVER JUBILEE, 1937 CORONATION, ORDER OF AL-RAFIDIAN (CIVIL DIVISION) COMMANDERS NECK BADGE & IRAQ ACTIVE SERVICE MEDAL 1924-1938 TO, MAJOR DOUGLAS WILLIAM GUMBLEY. ROYAL ENGINEERS TELEGRAPG DEPT & INDIAN TELEGRAPH DEPARTMENT. THE TWO 1914-15 STARS IN THE GROUP ARE NAMED TO THE RECIPIENT AS DY.DIR.MAJOR.D.W.GUMBLEY.RE.TEL.DEPT (ON ONE) & MR.D.W.GUMBLEY.IND.TELGH.DEPT (ON THE OTHER) THE PAIR IS SIMPLY NAMED TO THE RECIPIENT AS MAJOR.D.W.GUMBLEY. THE RECIPIENT WAS AWARDED A CIVIL CBE 3-6-1932 (BUT THIS IS MISSING FROM THE GROUP) OBE (MILITARY) 3-3-1919 FOR SERVICES IN MESOPOTAMIA. ISO L/G-4-6-1917, MID X 3 ALL FOR SERVICES IN MESOPOTAMIA 15-8-1917, 12-3-1918 & 21-2-1919, ORDER OF AL-RAFIDIAN L/G-2-11-1934.THE RECIPIENT WAS DIRECTOR OF CIVIL AVIATION & FUEL FOR PALESTINE & LATE INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POSTS & TELEGRAPHS & DIRECTOR OF AVIATION IRAQ, ROYAL ENGINEERS & INDIAN TELEGRAPH DEPTS ALONG WITH BEING THE INVENTOR OF THE AIR MAIL LETTER CARD & THE DESIGNER OF LYDDA AIRPORT. THE GROUP IS COURT MOUNTED FOR DISPLAY & INCLUDES BOTH OF THE 1914-15 STARS.WHILST THE IRAQ ORDER IS IN ITS ORIGINAL CASE WITH NECK RIBBON BY ARTHUS BERTRAND OF PARIS. COMPLETE WITH BASIC RESEARCH & A COPY PICTURE OF THE RECIPIENT IN UNIFORM.



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