A Collection of Life Saving Awards formed by Dr Paul Démogé

Date of Auction: 6th December 2017

Sold for £460

Estimate: £80 - £120

Three: Lieutenant J. G. Fletcher, Royal Navy

British War Medal 1914-20 (Lieut. J. G. Fletcher R.N.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., narrow suspension (John G. Fletcher. Chf. Qr. Mr. H.M.S. Lord Warden); France, Third Republic, Medal of Honour, Ministry of the Marine, small silver medal, the reverse inscribed ‘Fletcher, J. 1916’, silver mark to edge, with rosette on riband, in embossed case of issue; together with a French Commemorative Life Saving Medal, silver, 50mm, the reverse inscribed ‘En Commémoration du Sauvetage du Trois-Mâts Français Léon XIII Naufragé sur la Côte de Quilty (Irlande) le 2 Octobre 1907’, silver stamp to edge, in fitted case of issue the lid embossed ‘République Française. Offert par le Ministère de la Marine.’, edge bruising to L.S. & G.C., generally nearly very fine or better (4) £80-120