Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (21 July 2021)

Date of Auction: 21st July 2021

Sold for £140

Estimate: £100 - £140

Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension, impressed naming (Saml. Bow, A.B. H.M.S. Undaunted.) good very fine £100-£140


Samuel Bow was born in Tamerton Foliot, Devon, on 20 February 1861 and joined the Royal Navy as a Boy Second Class on 27 July 1876. Awarded his Long Service and Good Conduct Medal in August 1890, he was shire pensioned in February 1889. His service record notes he was ‘medically unfit’ for service in 1914.