Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria. Including a superb collection of medals to the King’s German Legion, Police Medals from the Collection of John Tamplin and a small collection of medals to the Irish Guards

Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria. Including a superb collection of medals to the King’s German Legion, Police Medals from the Collection of John Tamplin and a small collection of medals to the Irish Guards (2 April 2003) Catalogue Cover

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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...
Arnold James Henderson

Arnold James Henderson

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...
Michael J Wintjens

Michael J Wintjens

Michael's interest in military insignia was sparked when, as a young London refugee in 1939 he was billeted on a former Lieut.-Colonel of the Leicestershire Regiment in Great Glen, Leicestershire, this was developed as upon his return to the Capital he found the city awash with service personnel fro...