A Collection of Medals to the Sussex Yeomanry

Date of Auction: 19th June 2013

Sold for £120

Estimate: £120 - £160

Three: Second Lieutenant J. M. May, Royal Air Force, late Sussex Yeomanry

1914-15 Star (2109 Pte., Suss. Yeo.); British War and Victory Medals (2109 Pte., Suss. Yeo.) nearly extremely fine (3)


Private John Montague May, Sussex Yeomanry, entered Gallipoli on 7 October 1915. Later served in the 16th Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment. Discharged to a commission in the Royal Air Force on 3 August 1918. Post-war he lived at 120 Barden Road, Tonbridge. With copied m.i.c.