A Collection of Medals to the Norfolk Regiment

Date of Auction: 3rd December 2020

Sold for £550

Estimate: £300 - £400

A Great War ‘Western Front’ M.M. group of four awarded to Corporal R. A. Mack, 7th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment, who died of wounds on the Western Front on 7 October 1918

Military Medal, G.V.R. (16531 L.Cpl. R. A. Mack. 7/Norf: R.); 1914-15 Star (16531 Pte. R. A. Mack. Norf. R.); British War and Victory Medals (16531 Cpl. R. A. Mack. Norf. R.) good very fine (4) £300-£400

Footnote

M.M. London Gazette 9 July 1917.

Richard Arthur Mack was born in Sheringham, Norfolk, and attested for the Norfolk Regiment at Norwich. He served with the 7th Battalion during the Great War on the Western Front from 30 May 1915, and was awarded the Military Medal. He died of wounds on 7 October 1918, and is buried in St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, France.