Orders, Decorations and Medals (25 September 2008)

Date of Auction: 25th September 2008

Sold for £75

Estimate: £50 - £70

Pair: Lieutenant L. E. Holland, 7th Dragoon Guards, late Royal 1st Devon Yeomanry

British War and Victory Medals (Lieut.); together with a renamed 1914-15 Star (Lieut. L. E. Holland, R-1 Devon Yeo.) extremely fine (3) £50-70


L. E. Holland was commissioned a 2nd Lieutenant in the Royal 1st Devon Yeomanry, 20 December 1914 and granted the temporary rank of Lieutenant on 6 July 1915. He served in Gallipoli, August 1915-January 1916 and with the Egyptian Expeditionary Force, April-August 1916.