A fine Collection of Medals to the Sherwood Foresters

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Date of Auction: 19th September 2013

Sold for £720

Estimate: £750 - £950

A Great War M.C. group of three awarded to Lieutenant C. S. Douglas, 15th (Bantams) Battalion Sherwood Foresters

Military Cross, G.V.R., reverse inscribed, ‘Lieut. C. S. Douglas, Sherwood Foresters’; British War and Victory Medals (Lieut.) good very fine (3) £750-950

Footnote

M.C. London Gazette 1 January 1917.

Charles Stuart Douglas; appointed 2nd Lieutenant, 5 July 1915; Lieutenant, 15th Battalion, 29 July 1915. Served with the 15th (Bantams) Battalion throughout the war. Entered the France/Flanders theatre on 1 February 1916. With some copied research.