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

Date of Auction: 19th June 2013

Sold for £190

Estimate: £100 - £150

Three: Private J. Hadley, Royal Army Medical Corps, who died on 14 May 1916

1914-15 Star (1822 Pte., R.A.M.C.); British War and Victory Medals (1822 Pte., R.A.M.C.); Memorial Plaque (James Hadley) extremely fine (4) £100-150


James Hadley was born in Smethwick, Staffordshire and enlisted at Birmingham. Serving with the 1st/1st South Midland Field Ambulance, R.A.M.C., he died at home on 14 May 1916, aged 26 years. He was buried in the Birmingham (Witton) Cemetery.