Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria

Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (13 & 14 September 2012) Catalogue Cover

Named Collections

Mike Shaw

Mike Shaw

It is now almost 40 years since I began collecting British military medals, and about 30 since I began to emphasize those medals related to British India. Originally I was a coin collector, but upon being introduced to these medals I found them to be far more interesting to me than coins, so I move...
Anthony Garth Sabell, MBE

Anthony Garth Sabell, MBE

Born on the borders of Smethwick and Birmingham and growing up in Oldbury, Tony then spent the rest of his life living with his family in the South West of Birmingham.Rising to Senior Tutor in the Optics Department at Aston University and later working at several local hospitals fitting specialised...
Lieutenant Commander Richard C Witte, U.S. Naval Reserve (retired)

Lieutenant Commander Richard C Witte, U.S. Naval Reserve (retired)

My interest in medals began at a young age when my Father gave me his U.S. Victory Medal from 1918 (no clasps). My Uncle Bill would show me his Victory Medal with four clasps for fighting in France -I have it now. My brother was in the U.S. Marine Corps in the Pacific and was awarded the Bronze Star...