A Collection of Medals to the Surrey Yeomanry

Date of Auction: 29th June 2006

Sold for £580

Estimate: £400 - £500

A Great War M.M. group of four to Lance-Corporal P. Bartlett, Queen’s Regiment and Surrey Yeomanry

Military Medal, G.V.R. (207802 Pte. L. Cpl., 10/The Queen’s R.); 1914-15 Star (2788 Pte., Surr. Yeo.); British War and Victory Medals (2788 Pte., Surr. Yeo.) good very fine and better (4) £400-500

Footnote

M.M. London Gazette 14 May 1919.

Percy Bartlett from Norbiton, serving with the Surrey Yeomanry, entered the Egypt theatre of war on 22 October 1915. Serving firstly with “C” Squadron Surrey Yeomanry and thence the 10th Battalion Queen’s Regiment, Bartlett was awarded the Military Medal for his bravery when with the latter unit. He was disembodied on 25 March 1919. Sold with copied m.i.c.