Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (12 November 2020)

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Date of Auction: 12th November 2020

Sold for £300

Estimate: £160 - £200

A post-War M.B.E. group of seven awarded to Captain R. M. Murray, Black Watch, later School Sergeant and Bandmaster, The Scots College, Sydney

The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, M.B.E. (Civil) Member’s 2nd type breast badge, silver; 1939-45 Star; Burma Star; Defence and War Medals 1939-45; Jubilee 1977, unnamed as issued; Cadet Forces Medal, E.II.R., 2nd issue (Capt. R. M. Murray) engraved capitals, scratches to obverse field of Jubilee Medal, nearly extremely fine (7) £160-£200

Footnote

M.B.E. London Gazette 15 June 1974: ‘Band Master, Scots College.’

Cadet Forces Medal Commonwealth Gazette 15 January 1970: ‘Captain Ronald McDonald Murray, The Scots College’

Sold with a Black Watch Regimental cap badge.

Note: This lot is available for viewing in Swanbourne, Western Australia, by appointment with our Australasian representative, John Burridge.