A Fine Collection of Indian Distinguished Service Medals

Date of Auction: 20th October 1993


Estimate: £200 - £240

I.D.S.M., G.V.R., 1st type, (667 Dvr. Narain Singh, 21/Kohat Mtn. Batty. (F.F.); 506 H-Maj. Nath. 2 Mtn. Bty, R.G.A.) both with officially impressed naming, about very fine


Driver Narain Singh was awarded the I.D.S.M. for gallantry in Gallipoli 'for many instances of bravery while mending telephone lines under fire.'

Havildar-Major Nath was awarded the I.D.S.M. for Salonika.