The Barrett J Carr Collection of Nurses’ Medals

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Date of Auction: 6th December 2017

Sold for £1,200

Estimate: £600 - £800

A post-war A.R.R.C. group of four awarded to Squadron Officer J. M. Payne, Princess Mary’s Royal Air Force Nursing Service

Royal Red Cross, 2nd Class (A.R.R.C.), E.II.R., silver and enamel, the reverse of the lower limb officially dated ‘1963’, converted for wear on straight riband; Defence and War Medals 1939-45; General Service 1918-62, 2 clasps, Palestine 1945-48, Malaya, unofficial retaining rod between clasps, as issued (Sister J. M. Payne, P.M.R.A.F.N.S.), obverse centre depressed on ARRC, otherwise good very fine and better (4) £600-800

Footnote

A.R.R.C. London Gazette 8 June 1963.