Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria

Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (7 March 2007) Catalogue Cover

Named Collections

Barrett J. Carr, JP BSc

Barrett J. Carr, JP BSc

Barry Carr was born in Brisbane on 17 July 1934. He left primary school after obtaining the Queensland Scholarship and became an apprentice plumber and gas fitter, but in 1953 he was called up for National Service. He volunteered for Korea but his parents would not give their consent to him going as...
David Riddick

David Riddick

David George Bushman Riddick, born on 23 November 1921, began collecting medals as long ago as 1944. His inspiration for this came from visits at an early age to an uncle who had been awarded the K.C.B. and other Indian medals. At first David collected medals of all types, but in 1960 he decided hen...
Roy Bartlett

Roy Bartlett

Jamie, as he is known to his friends, was born in London on 5 June 1936. He was educated at Wellesley House, Broadstairs, and Uppingham School, Rutland, where fellow-collectors Kenneth Douglas-Morris and John Tamplin were former pupils.He enlisted into the Gordon Highlanders for National Service in...