The Great War Medal Collection of Robin H.J. Darvell

Date of Auction: 31st January 2011

Sold for £230

Estimate: £160 - £200

Three: Serjeant W. H. Drewitt, 18th Hussars

Star, with clasp (957 Pte., 18/Hrs.) with silver rosette on ribbon; British War and Victory Medals (6843 Sjt., 18-Hrs.) good very fine (3) £160-200


Private William H. Drewitt, 18th Hussars, entered the France/Flanders theatre of war on 15 August 1914. Having attained the rank of Serjeant, he was transferred to the South Staffordshire Regiment on 7 July 1916. With copied m.i.c.