Medals from the Collection of the late Eric Smith

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Date of Auction: 23rd November 2009

Sold for £160

Estimate: £100 - £150

Pair: Lieutenant D. G. Treasure, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, who died in March 1919

British War and Victory Medals (Lieut. D. G. Treasure, R.N.V.R.), and related Memorial Plaque (Douglas George Treasure), this last in card envelope, extremely fine (3) £100-150


Douglas George Treasure died on 10 March 1919, while serving in H.M. Paddle Mine Sweeper Kylemore. The husband of Gladys Treasure of 8 Deveraux Drive, Wallasey, he was 27 years of age and is buried in St. Mary’s Churchyard, Shotley.