The Collection of Medals Formed By Dr A W Stott

Date of Auction: 25th March 1997

Sold for £60

Estimate: £40 - £50

Three: Air Artificer 4th Class W. A. Normand, Fleet Air Arm, Royal Navy, H.M.S. Sultan
1939-45 Star; Pacific Star, clasp, Burma; War Medal, these all named, together with named condolence slip and card box of issue addressed to his Father, extremely fine (3)

Footnote

FAA/FX 75080 Air Artificer William Adam Norman died on 16 February 1942, and has no other grave but the sea. He is commemorated by name on the Lee-on-Solent Fleet Air Arm Memorial, Hampshire. Norman was serving in H.M.S. Sultan, the depot ship at Singapore, and died the day after Singapore surrendered to the Japanese on 15 February 1942.