Orders, Decorations and Medals (8 September 2015)

Date of Auction: 8th September 2015

Sold for £280

Estimate: £200 - £250

A post-war O.B.E. group of four awarded to Group Captain D. P. Singleton, Royal Air Force

The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, O.B.E. (Military) Officer’s 2nd type breast badge; Defence and War Medals 1939-45; General Service 1918-62, 1 clasp, Arabian Peninsula (Sqn. Ldr. D. P. Singleton, R.A.F.), good very fine or better (4) £200-250


O.B.E. London Gazette 1 July 1965.

Desmond Patrick Singleton was commissioned as a Pilot Officer in the Equipment Branch in January 1939 and remained similarly employed for the rest of his career, retiring as a Group Captain in November 1969; sold with copied research.