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14TH HUSSARS REGIMENTAL MEDAL, MAJOR MOCATTA O.B.E
Price: 495.00 GBP  
Postage Cost: 8.00
Condition: NEF
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14TH HUSSARS REGIMENTAL MEDAL, MAJOR MOCATTA O.B.E

A SUPERB & HEAVY LARGE SILVER 14TH HUSSARS REGIMENTAL MEDAL TO, MAJOR.V.E.MOCCATTA.O.B.E. THE MEDAL WAS INTRODUCED IN 1909 IS STILL AWARDED TODAY BY THE ROYAL HUSSARS. SINCE ITS FOUNDING ONLY 228 EXAMPLES HAVE BEEN ISSUED TO BOTH OFFICERS & OTHER RANKS. THIS EXAMPLE IS MOUNTED FOR WEAR ON THE ORIGINAL SPINKS MOUNTING PIN & IS ENGRAVED ON THE REVERSE TO, MAJOR.V.E.MOCATA.O.B.E 14TH KINGS HUSSARS IN RECOGNITION OF HIS VALUABLE SERVICES TO THE REGIMENT 21ST AUGUST 1924.THE RECIPIENT BECAME COLONEL OF THE REGIMENT & WAS AWARDED THE C.B.E FOR HIS SERVICES IN WW2 & TO THE BEST OF MY KNOWLEDGE WAS A MEMBER OF THE JEWISH FAITH. LOTS MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE MEDAL CAN BE FOUND ON-LINE.48MM X 48MM



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