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

Date of Auction: 21st July 2021

Sold for £160

Estimate: £100 - £140

Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension, impressed naming (Willm. Tamblin. Armourer H.M.S. Vernon) minor edge nicks, good very fine £100-£140


William Tamblin was born in Dewlor, Cornwall, in 1847 and joined the Royal Navy on 19 April 1870. Advanced Armourer on 1 July 1874, he was awarded his Long Service and Good Conduct Medal on 2 July 1880, and was shore pensioned on 14 May 1890.