Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria

Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (1 & 2 March 2017) Catalogue Cover

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Named Collections

Julian Johnson, FRGS

Julian Johnson, FRGS

Called up for National Service in 1951, Julian was commissioned into the Duke of Cornwall’s Light Infantry and seconded at his own request to the Royal West African Frontier Force in Sierra Leone where his father was serving in the Colonial Medical Department. Looking back it was an exciting o...

Special Collections

A Small Collection of Egypt Medals awarded to Employees of Messrs. Lucas and Aird

A Small Collection of Egypt Medals awarded to Employees of Messrs. Lucas and Aird

Among the main objectives of the second British expedition to set foot in the eastern Sudan in 1885 was the construction of a railway line from Suakin to Berber. It was, to quote the historian Thomas Archer, an effort to ‘smash...