Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (5 & 6 December 2018) - Auction Report

Gross Total: £865,160 (£1,038,192 including buyers' premium)
Number of lots: 1,304
Exchange rate of the GB pound: US $1.27 and €1.12

Principal Lots
Lot no.
162. The Battle of Mirbat MM group of three to Sgt Robert Bennett, SAS, £110,000 (£132,000)
668-709. Medals from the Rob Campbell Collection relating to Clevedon, Somerset, £33,660 (£40,392)
159. The World War II MM group of six to W/O Thomas Winter, SAS, £32,000 (£38,400)
52. The Great War DCM, MM group of five to CSM William Rogers, 16th Australian Infantry Bn, AIF, £19,000 (£22,800)
44. Albert Medal, 1st class, to John Dodd, for a rescue off Formosa, 1871, £17,000 (£20,400)
724-731. A Collection of Medals for the South Atlantic Campaign, 1982, £15,660 (£18,792)
176. Seringapatam Medal, 1799, in gold, £15,000 (£18,000)
74. The QPM for Gallantry, MM and Bar group of four to Lance Sgt James O’Donnell, Irish Guards, £13,000 (£15,600)
8. The MVO, DSC group of 13 to Capt Richard Onslow, RN, £9,000 (£10,800)

Saleroom Notices
The following were amendments to the printed catalogue descriptions:
398. 1353 WSC has been identified as Pte William Scott Clarke, 1st Bn, Royal Fusiliers
1067. The U.N. Korea Medal is correctly named to the recipient (2/400048 T.W. Walter)

Withdrawn Lots
The following lots were withdrawn before the auction:
75, 188, 652, 1282 and 1283