A Collection of Medals formed by the Reverend Canon Nigel Nicholson, OStJ, DL

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Date of Auction: 16th April 2020

Sold for £360

Estimate: £400 - £500

A Great War ‘Battle of Arras 1917’ M.M. group of five awarded to Sergeant C. W. Nicholson, “B” Battery 251st Brigade, Royal Field Artillery (Territorial Force)

Military Medal, G.V.R. (755128 Sjt: C. W. Nicholson. B.251/Bde: R.F.A.-T.F.); 1914-15 Star (1178. Bmbr-A-Cpl-C. W. Nicholson, R.F.A.); British War and Victory Medals (1178 Sjt. C. W. Nicholson. R.A.); Territorial Efficiency Medal, G.V.R. (733368 W.O. Cl. II. C. W. Nicholson (M.M.) R.A.) very fine or better (5) £400-£500

Footnote

M.M. London Gazette 18 June 1917. Most of these awards were for the battle of Arras between the 9th and 14th April 1917.

T.E.M. Army Order 431 of 1924.

Charles W. Nicholson served with the R.F.A. (T.F.) in France from 20 April 1915.