Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (24 & 25 February 2016)

Date of Auction: 24th & 25th February 2016

Sold for £140

Estimate: £60 - £80

Jubilee 1887, Metropolitan Police, bronze (Inspr. T. Nunan, Y Div.); Jubilee 1897, Metropolitan Police, bronze (P.C. J. Allen, A Divn.); Coronation 1902, Metropolitan Police, bronze (P.C. C. Ward, W. Div.), generally very fine (3) £60-80

Footnote

Thomas Nunan joined the Metropolitan Police in November 1868 and served as an Inspector in Y Division and as Chief Inspector of W Division. He retired in February 1897.

Charles Ward joined the Metropolitan Police in February 1893 and served in C Division at St. James’s until being placed on the Reserve in May 1899. Recalled for the Coronation in 1902, he served in W Division in Clapham before reverting to the Reserve.