A Collection of Medals to the Sussex Yeomanry

Date of Auction: 19th June 2013

Sold for £85

Estimate: £100 - £140

Pair: Corporal A. G. Cozens, 16th Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment, late Sussex Yeomanry, killed in action, France/Flanders,

1914-15 Star (2210 Pte., Suss. Yeo.); British War Medal 1914-20 (2210 Cpl., Suss. Yeo.) nearly extremely fine (2)


Private Arthur George Cozens, Sussex Yeomanry, entered Gallipoli on 7 October 1915. Later as a Corporal in the 16th Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment, he was killed in action, France/Flanders, on 2 September 1918, aged 23 years. He was buried in the Peronne Communal Cemetery Extension. Arthur Cozens was the son of Mrs S. A. Cozens, of ‘Rosemount’, Tarring Road, Worthing. With copied research.