A Small Collection of Medals to War Correspondents

Date of Auction: 16th July 2020

Sold for £900

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, no clasp (Mr: W. Martindale. “Central News”) good very fine £800-£1,200

Footnote

Provenance: Dix Noonan Webb, September 2010.

Mr W. Martindale, one of 4 war correspondents from the Central News, is known to have suffered and recovered from enteric fever whilst covering events during the war in South Africa.