A fine Collection of Medals to the Sherwood Foresters
Date of Auction: 19th September 2013
Sold for £700
Estimate: £800 - £900
Distinguished Conduct Medal, G.V.R. (23498 Sjt., 15/Notts. & Derby. R.); British War and Victory Medals (23498 Sjt., Notts. & Derby. R.) slight edge bruising, good very fine (3) £800-900
FootnoteD.C.M. London Gazette 3 June 1919; citation: 11 March 1920 ‘He has carried out his duties with most conspicuous devotion to duty. During the period under review, through his determination and disregard of personal danger, he overcame all difficulties, and never failed to deliver ammunition, rations and water to his battalion in the line.’
With copied gazette extract and m.i.c.