A Collection of Police Medals

Date of Auction: 16th April 2020

Sold for £110

Estimate: £60 - £80

General Service 1918-62, 1 clasp, Palestine (B. Insp. J. Sedergreen. Pal. Police.) minor official correction to surname, edge bruise, good very fine £60-£80


James Henry Sedergreen was born in Bow, East London, in 1903, and attested for the 5th Dragoon Guards in London on 29 July 1919. Discharged on 28 July 1931, after 12 years’ service, he subsequently joined the Palestine Police on 13 April 1933, and received a Commendation in February 1934. Advanced to British Inspector of Prisons, he subsequently emigrated to Australia, and died in New South Wales on 17 August 1982.

Sold with copied research.