Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (15 September 2021)

Date of Auction: 15th September 2021

Sold for £90

Estimate: £100 - £140

Three: Corporal W. Lacey, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry
1914-15 Star (13466 Cpl. W. Lacey, Oxf. & Bucks. L.I.); British War and Victory Medals (2-13466 Cpl. W. Lacey. Oxf. & Bucks. L.I.) ‘2’ heavily stamped to front of star, edge bruising and contact marks, good fine

Three: Private C. Chapman, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry
1914-15 Star (12667 Pte. C. Chapman. Oxf. & Bucks. L.I.); British War and Victory Medals (12667 Pte. C. Chapman. Oxf. & Bucks. L.I.) mounted as worn, nearly very fine (6) £100-£140

Footnote

William Lacey attested for the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry and served with the 6th Battalion during the Great War on the Western Front from 22 July 1915. He later served in the Tank Corps (No. 92016) with the rank of Acting Staff Sergeant.

Charles Chapman attested for the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry and served with the 7th Battalion during the Great War on the Western Front from 21 September 1915. He was transferred to the Army Reserve on 21 April 1919.