The Medal Centre - Item details

go back Return to list of items
DCM, MM & TRIO, 6TH YORK & LANCASTER REGIMENT
Price: 3295.00 GBP  
Postage Cost: 10.00
Condition: NEF
Postage Details: SPECIAL DELIVERY
Purchase:
 
 
 
 

DCM, MM & TRIO, 6TH YORK & LANCASTER REGIMENT

GV 1ST TYPE WW1 DCM, GV 1ST TYPE WW1 MM & 1914-15 TRIO, TO,10638.PTE/WO.CL.2.P.GALLEY.YORK & LANCASTER.REGT. PERCY GALLEY FROM LEEDS FIRST LANDED IN THE BALKANS 2-7-1915 WITH THE 6TH SERVICE BATTALION OF THE YORK & LANCASTER REGIMENT. HE WAS AWARDED THE DCM IN THE LONDON GAZETTE 25-11-1916 & THE MM IN THE LONDON GAZETTE 21-10-1918. THE CITATION FOR THE DCM STATES, For conspicuous gallantry in action.He was mainly instrumental in capturing 20 prisoners, and was of greatest assistance to his Company commander in organising a bombing attack.He set a fine example of coolness and initiative.COMPLETE WITH MIC & LONDON GAZETTE DETAILS THAT INCLUDE DETAILS FROM THE YORKSHIRE EVENING POST FOR THE AWARD OF THE DCM & THE MM THAT STATE THE RECIPIENT LIVED AT 7 WAVERLEY GROVE, BEESTON HILL, LEEDS AND WAS A CONDUCTOR FOR LEEDS CITY TRAMWAYS. THIS INCLUDES A SMALL HEAD & SHOULDERS PORTRAIT OF THE RECIPIENT IN UNIFORM.



Image Additional Image