Awards to the Medical Services from the Collection of the late Tony Sabell

Date of Auction: 19th June 2013

Sold for £550

Estimate: £400 - £500

A Great War M.M. group of four awarded to Private G. Constable, Royal Army Medical Corps; awarded a M.S.M. for his service as a Prisoner-of-War

Military Medal, G.V.R. (16224 Pte., R.A.M.C.); 1914 Star, with clasp (16224 Pte., R.A.M.C.); Victory Medal 1914-19 (16224 Pte., R.A.M.C.); Army Meritorious Service Medal, G.V.R., 1st issue (16224 Pte., M.M., R.A.M.C.); together with an erased British War Medal 1914-20 (..... R.A.M.C.) good very fine (5) £400-500

Footnote

M.M. London Gazette 3 June 1916.

M.S.M. London Gazette 30 January 1920. ‘... in recognition of devotion to duty and valuable services rendered whilst prisoner of war in accordance with the terms of Army Order 193 of 1919.

Private George Constable, 4/7 Ambulance, R.A.M.C. entered the France/Flanders theatre of war on 16 August 1914.