An Extensive Collection of Medals for Long and Meritorious Service

Date of Auction: 25th June 2008

Sold for £270

Estimate: £200 - £240

Five: Serjeant-Major James Lennon, South African Service Corps, late 7th Infantry

1914-15 Star (Sjt., 7th Infantry); British War and Bilingual Victory Medals (S/S.M., S.A.S.C.); Army Meritorious Service Medal, G.V.R., 1st issue (2909 S. Mjr., S.A.S.C.); National Fire Brigades Association L.S. Medal, 2 clasps, Five Years, brooch bar, Twenty Years (3040 James Lennon), rev. inscribed, ‘Kimberley Fire Brigade’, silver, some edge bruising, very fine (5) £200-240


M.S.M. London Gazette 7 February 1919. ‘... in recognition of Valuable Services rendered in connection with Military Operations with the Forces in East Africa’.