A Collection of Medals to the 20th (Blackheath and Woolwich) Battalion, London Regiment

Sorry, there are no images available for this lot

Date of Auction: 25th September 2008

Sold for £270

Estimate: £180 - £220

Four: Sergeant J. H. Walker, 20th Battalion, London Regiment, subsequently 47th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps

Star (1895 Pte., 20-Lond. R.); British War and Victory Medals (1895 Sjt., 20-Lond. R.); Army Meritorious Service Medal, G.V.R., 1st issue (21274 Sjt., 47/M.G.C.) generally good very fine (4) £180-220


Sold with copied research confirming that the award of the M.S.M. was announced in the ‘Peace Gazette’ and that he was wounded (suffering from gas poisoning) after the Battle of Loos in September 1915.