Orders, Decorations and Medals (25 September 2008)

Date of Auction: 25th September 2008

Sold for £75

Estimate: £50 - £70

Pair: Lieutenant C. A. L. Briggs, Devonshire Regiment

British War and Victory Medals (Lieut.); together with an Order of Buffaloes Badge, gilt and enamel, reverse inscribed, ‘... Knighthood was conferred upon Bro. Cyril A. L. Briggs, C.P. by the Sir Richard Grenville Lodge ... 21 Nov. 1941’, with bars inscribed, ‘2nd Deg. 19 June 1936’ and ‘1st Deg. 25 Sept. 1911’, with enamelled pin-backed badge on ribbon, good very fine (3) £50-70

Footnote

Listed in the 1918 Army List as serving in the 7th (Cyclist) Battalion Devonshire Regiment; appointed Lieutenant, 1 July 1917.