A Collection of Medals to the Royal Welsh Fusiliers

Date of Auction: 23rd June 2021

Sold for £400

Estimate: £200 - £240

A Great War ’Western Front’ M.M. awarded to Company Sergeant Major E. Evans, 13th Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers

Military Medal, G.V.R. (18902 C.S. Mjr. E. Evans 13/R.W. Fus:) very fine £200-£240

Footnote

M.M. London Gazette 11 February 1919.

Evan Evans, a native of Treorchy, South Wales, attested for the Royal Welsh Fusiliers and served with the 13th Battalion during the Great War on the Western Front from 1 December 1915. Prior to the Great War he was the amateur Middleweight Wrestling Champion of Wales (press cutting from the Rhondda Leader, refers).