WW1 1914-15 STAR, OFFICER 16th MIDDLESEX REGIMENT, KILLED IN ACTION, FRANCE & FLANDERS 1-7-1916, FIRST DAY OF THE SOMME
WW1 1914-15 Star
Arthur Channing Purnell was a champion sculler from Ryde on the Isle of Wight and was sadly killed in action in France & Flanders 1-7-1916 on the first day of the Somme. Whilst serving as a captain with the 16th service battalion of the Middlesex Regiment. (Public schools battalion) He has no known grave but is commemorated on the Th... read more
WW1 MEMORIAL SCROLL IN A PERIOD FRAME, OFFICER 5th MIDDLESEX REGIMENT, MC & M.I.D RECIPIENT, K.I.A F&F 1-7-1916, FIRST DAY OF THE SOMME
WW1 Memorial scroll in a period oak frame
To- CAPTAIN WILLIAM STANLEY MEAKE
William Stanley Meeke first landed in France 30-9-1914 serving with the 1st battalion of the Middlesex Regiment. He was awarded the Military Cross (MC) in the London gazette 22-6-1915 & mentioned in despatches for services in France in the same London gazette. He was sadly killed ... read more
WW1 VICTORY MEDAL, 435th RESERVE FIELD COY, ROYAL ENGINEERS, DIED OF WOUNDS AT HOME 25-7-1917, FROM ROCHDALE
WW1 Victory medal
Herbert Lord was both born & enlisted in Rochdale, Lancs & died of wounds at home 25-7-1917 serving with the 435th field company of the Royal Engineers. He was 29 years of age at the time of his death & is buried in Rochdale cemetery. He is recorded by the CWGC as the late son of James & Alice Lord of 9 Jutland Avenue Rochdale.
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WW1 1914-15 STAR & BRITISH WAR MEDAL, 2nd GORDON HIGHLANDERS, KILLED IN ACTION F&F 1-7-1916, FIRST DAY OF THE SOMME
WW1 1914-15 Star & British War Medal
Donald Ellis first landed in France 10-11-1915 serving with the 2nd battalion of the Gordon Highlanders. He was killed in action in France & Flanders 1-7-1916 on the first day of the Somme. He was born in Elgin, Morayshire & enlisted in Glasgow. He was 29 years of age at the time of his death & is buried in G... read more
WW1 VICTORY MEDAL, 1/6th WEST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT, KILLED IN ACTION, FRANCE & FLANDERS 24-8-1915
WW1 Victory Medal
Alfred Cecil Barrett first landed in France 30-6-1915 and was sadly killed in action in France & Flanders
24-8-1915 less than a month after he arrived in France. He was born born in Bradford & enlisted in Leeds. He is buried in New Irish farm cemetery.
GVF With a short length of the original silk medal ribbon & co... read more
WW1 BRITISH WAR MEDAL, OFFICER, ROYAL WARWICKSHIRE REGIMENT
WW1 British war Medal
Frank Leslie Butler from Shirley, Birmingham first landed overseas 19-6-1917 serving with the Royal Warwickshire Regiment.
NEF & Complete with the original used silk medal ribbon along with MIC & other basic research details. read more
WW1 1914 MONS STAR & VICTORY MEDAL, 1st MIDDLESEX REGIMENT
WW1 1914 Star & Victory Medal
George Henry Kettle enlisted 19-3-1913 and first landed in France with the B.E.F 11-8-1914.He was discharged with a silver war badge due to sickness 6-3-1919 & was serving with the 5th battalion at the time of his discharge. He is entitled to the August to November clasp for the ribbon of the 1914 star. This is con... read more
WW1 1914-15 STAR & VICTORY MEDAL, 16th WEST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT, 1st BRADFORD PALS
WW1 1914-15 Star & Victory medal
Henry G.A.Angell was one of the original members of the 16th service battalion of the West Yorkshire Regiment & first landed with the battalion in Egypt
22-12-1915. He was discharged to the class Z army reserve at the wars end.
NEF with short lengths of the original silk medal ribbons and complete... read more