Naval Medals from the collection formed by Captain W. A. Tinlin, M.C., late 14th London Regiment (1880-1965)

Date of Auction: 7th March 2007

Sold for £3,200

Estimate: £2,000 - £2,500

Naval General Service 1793-1840, 2 clasps, 1 June 1794, Camperdown (William Merritt) backstrap of clasp carriage slightly buckled and some minor nicks, otherwise nearly extremely fine £2000-2500


William Merritt served as a Landsman on board the Orion at the Glorious First of June, and on board the Veteran at Camperdown. One other man with these names is shown on the roll for Syria.