An Old Collection of Medals Relating to The Great War

Date of Auction: 19th June 2013

Sold for £270

Estimate: £300 - £350

Three: Second Lieutenant F. E. Tiplady, Middlesex Regiment, who died of wounds in France on 27 September 1915

1914-15 Star (2. Lieut., Middx. R.); British War and Victory Medals (2. Lieut.) extremely fine (3) £300-350


Frank Ewart Tiplady was born in Hornsey, Middlesex on 2 August 1893. Serving in France with the Middlesex Regiment, he died of wounds at No. 18 Casualty Clearing Station, on 27 September 1915, aged 22 years. He was buried in the Lapugnoy Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. He was the son of Samuel Nash Tiplady and Martha Annie Tiplady, of 16 Moss Hall Villas, North Finchley, London.

With copied service papers, m.i.c. and casualty details.