A Collection of Medals to the 9th Lancers

Date of Auction: 17th September 2009

Sold for £80

Estimate: £50 - £70

Pair: Private G. H. Newman, 9th Lancers, who died of wounds, 23 September 1918

British War and Victory Medals (L-5371 Pte., 9-Lrs.); together with copy 1914-15 Star, nearly extremely fine (3) £50-70


George Henry Newman was born in Marylebone, London, lived in Hertford and enlisted at London. Serving with the 9th Lancers, he died of wounds at home on 23 September 1918. He was buried in the Hertford Corporation Cemetery.