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

Date of Auction: 21st July 2021

Sold for £80

Estimate: £60 - £80

Army Meritorious Service Medal, G.V.R., 1st issue (307684 Cpl.- A.Sjt. H. A. Hucker. Lab: C.) attempted erasure of naming but details all perfectly legible; Army L.S. & G.C., G.V.R., 3rd issue, Regular Army (1024673 W.O. Cl. II. G. T. Johnson., R.A.) generally very fine (2) £60-£80

Footnote

M.S.M. London Gazette 3 June 1919.

Harry Austin Hucker, a native of Bristol, served as acting Sergeant with the Army Service Corps with number 20460, before transferring to the 794th Area Employment Company, Labour Corps.

George Thomas Johnson, a native of Shoeburyness, attested for service in the Royal Artillery at the age of 15, in August 1914, with service No. 77045. He extended his engagement to complete 21 years service in October 1925, and was discharged in March 1941.