A Collection of Medals for The Korean War 1950-53

Date of Auction: 25th September 2008

Sold for £650

Estimate: £550 - £650

Pair: Fusilier H. W. Sellens, Royal Fusiliers, late Middlesex Regiment and Shropshire Light Infantry, wounded in action in June 1951, and killed in action in April 1953

Korea 1950-53, 1st issue (22318657 Fus., R.F.) rank and service number officially corrected; U.N. Korea 1950-54, unnamed, second with minor edge bruise, good very fine (2) £550-650


H. W. Sellens was listed as wounded in action on 9 June 1951 as a Private in the Middlesex Regiment, attached to the King’s Shropshire Light Infantry. As a Fusilier in the Royal Fusiliers, he was listed as killed in action on 16 April 1953. Sold with some copied research.