Long Service Medals from the Collection formed by John Tamplin

Date of Auction: 4th December 2008

Sold for £110

Estimate: £80 - £100

Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve L.S. & G.C. (2), G.V.R., 1st issue (T/Lieut. A. A. Beloc, R.N.V.R.); another, G.V.R., 2nd issue, fixed suspension (T.D.12 W. H. Wilkinson, P.O., R.N.V.R.) slight edge bruising, very fine (2) £80-100


Alfred Ashton Beloe (‘Beloc’ on medal) was granted a Temporary Commission as Sub-Lieutenant on 21 September 1915 and was advanced to Temporary Lieutenant on 24 August 1917. He was awarded the R.N.V.R. Long Service Medal on 25 January 1921; his medal being despatched to the H.Q. Mersey Division. This medal sold with copied research.