A Collection of Police Medals

Date of Auction: 16th April 2020

Sold for £130

Estimate: £100 - £140

Six: Police Sergeant A. J. M. Amphlett, Monmouthshire Police, late Royal Navy

1914-15 Star (J.32785, A. J. M. Amphlett. Boy.1., R.N.); British War and Victory Medals (J.32785 A. J. M. Amphlett. Boy 1. R.N.); Defence Medal; Police L.S. & G.C., G.VI.R. (Sergt. Albert J. M. Amphlett) in named card box of issue; Service Medal of the Order of St John, silvered base metal (44893. D/Supt. A. J. Amphlett. S.J.A.B. 1950) nearly very fine and better (6) £100-£140


Albert John Mansell Amphlett was born in Worcester on 17 April 1899, and joined the Royal Navy as a Boy 2nd Class on 6 November 1914. He served during the Great War in H.M.S. Impregnable, before transferring to H.M.S. Hampshire on 21 March 1915. He was invalided out of the Royal Navy on 5 May 1915.

Amphlett joined the Monmouthshire Constabulary on 2 August 1921, and was promoted Sergeant on 7 October 1941. He retired to pension on 6 August 1951.

Sold with copied record of service.