A Small Collection of Medals to the Dorsetshire Regiment

Date of Auction: 25th March 2014

Sold for £400

Estimate: £100 - £140

Three: Private H. Woods, 1st Battalion Dorsetshire Regiment, killed in action, Flanders, 5 July 1915

1914-15 Star (3-7283 Pte., Dorset. R.); British War and Victory Medals (3-7283 Pte., Dorset. R.) nearly extremely fine (3) £100-140


Harry Woods was born in Shrivenham, Berkshire, lived at Shaftsbury, Dorset and enlisted at Dorchester. Serving in the 1st Battalion Dorsetshire Regiment he was killed in action, Flanders, on 5 July 1915 and buried in the Larch Wood (Railway Cutting) Cemetery, Zillebeke, Belgium. With copied research.