Orders, Decorations and Medals Including five Special Collections

Orders, Decorations and Medals
Including five Special Collections (28 March 2002) Catalogue Cover

Named Collections

John Michael Alan Tamplin

John Michael Alan Tamplin

I have in the past few years sold the majority of my collection. This is not because of lack of interest, but merely for two simple reasons - recent ill-health and advancing years. However, I still retain my long service awards.The batch of medals in this auction are to civilians, and I note with in...
Gordon Everson

Gordon Everson

Gordon Everson was eleven when war broke out and he received no more proper schooling until the age of 14. Nonetheless, he landed a job at the BBC! A posting to the Overseas Dept at Bush House, Aldwych was nearly fatal, for a V1 flying bomb landed just 40 yards from where Gordon and two young collea...
John Seabrook

John Seabrook

The following 37 lots comprise the collection of Napoleonic medals and gallantry awards from the two World Wars formed by the late Bedfordshire collector, John Seabrook, who died on 29 August 2001.John's national service was with the lst Battalion, Bedfordshire & Hertfordshire Regiment, 1957-8....