A fine Collection of Medals to the Sherwood Foresters
Date of Auction: 19th September 2013
Sold for £1,300
Estimate: £800 - £900
Distinguished Conduct Medal, G.V.R. (26771 Sjt., 16/N. & D.R.); British War and Victory Medals (26771 Sjt., Notts. & Derby. R.) minor contact marks, very fine (3) £800-900
FootnoteD.C.M. London Gazette 26 January 1917. ‘He pushed on rapidly, secured the entrances to the further dugouts, thereby preventing the escape of the garrison, and was instrumental in the capture of a large number of prisoners.’
With copied gazette extract and m.i.c.