Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (5 July 2011)

Date of Auction: 5th July 2011

Sold for £80

Estimate: £40 - £60

Colonial Police L.S. & G.C., G.VI.R., 1st issue (6243 Native Sgt. Maneme, B.S.A.P.), edge bruising, contact marks and somewhat polished, nearly very fine £40-60


Maneme enlisted in the British South Africa Police in January 1919, served at Gwelo and was awarded his L.S. & G.C. Medal by the Governor of Southern Rhodesia at a parade held in October 1937. He retired as a Sergeant 1st Class in January 1939; sold with copied photograph and Mapolisa article.