A Collection of Medals to the Sussex Yeomanry

Date of Auction: 19th June 2013

Sold for £150

Estimate: £100 - £150

Pair: Captain P. S. Carden, Army Service Corps, late Sussex Yeomanry

1914-15 Star (Lieut., A.S.C.); Territorial Force Efficiency Medal, G.V.R. (211 Cpl., Sussex Yeo.) good very fine (2)


Corporal Philip Sidney Carden was awarded the T.F.E.M. by Army Order 107 of April 1912. He was commissioned into the Army Service Corps on 17 September 1914. As a Temporary Captain he was mentioned in despatches (London Gazette 29 May 1917). Postwar he lived at 30 Old Steyne, Brighton. With copied research.