A Collection of Medals to the Surrey Yeomanry

Date of Auction: 29th June 2006

Sold for £250

Estimate: £120 - £160

Three: Temporary Captain K. F. A. Moran, Hampshire Regiment, late Tank Corps and Surrey Yeomanry

1914-15 Star (1857 Pte., Surr. Yeo.); British War and Victory Medals (2 Lieut.) good very fine (3) £120-160


Private Kevin Francis Aloysius Moran, “A” Squadron, Surrey Yeomanry, entered the France/Flanders theatre of war on 21 December 1914. Later serving in the Machine Gun Corps, he was commissioned a Temporary 2nd Lieutenant in the Tank Corps on 30 January 1918. In the Second World War he was appointed a 2nd Lieutenant in the Hampshire Regiment, 28 June 1940; a War Substantive Lieutenant, 29 September 1940 and a Temporary Captain, 12 September 1943. Sold with copied m.i.c.