A Collection of Medals to the Sussex Yeomanry

Date of Auction: 19th June 2013

Sold for £120

Estimate: £100 - £140

Three: Private W. A. Barker, Sussex Yeomanry

1914-15 Star (1825 Pte., Suss. Yeo.); British War and Victory Medals (1825 Pte., Suss. Yeo.) good very fine (3) £100-140


William Alfred Barker enlisted on 7 August 1914. Serving in the Sussex Yeomanry he entered Gallipoli on 7 October 1915. Later served in Egypt. Transferred to the Labour Corps, he was discharged due to sickness on 4 March 1919 and awarded a Silver War Badge. With copied m.i.c. and roll extract.