Orders, Decorations and Medals (25 September 2008)

Date of Auction: 25th September 2008

Sold for £130

Estimate: £80 - £100

Three: Private F. Gunning, Cheshire Regiment

1914 Star (1442 Pte., 6/Ches. R.); British War and Victory Medals (1442 Pte., Ches. R.), very fine and better (3) £80-100


The 6th Battalion, Cheshire Regiment was embarked for France in November 1914, went into frontline positions in the following month and witnessed events of the famous “Christmas Truce”.