A Collection of Medals to the Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Date of Auction: 23rd June 2021
Sold for £400
Estimate: £200 - £240
Military Medal, G.V.R. (18902 C.S. Mjr. E. Evans 13/R.W. Fus:) very fine £200-£240
FootnoteM.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).