Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria

Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (14 April 2021) Catalogue Cover

Auction Highlights

Video Highlights

Lot 101

Lot 101

The outstanding Great War 1918 ‘Final Advance to Victory’ V.C. group of five awarded to Private James Towers, 2nd Battalion, The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) who, with utter disregard for his own safety, volunteered to carry a vital message, under continuous heavy fire, to a stranded platoon at Mericourt in October 1918 whilst in the knowledge that five of his comrades had already been killed...

Special Collections

Medals from the Collection of the Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum

Medals from the Collection of the Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum

The Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum holds at its core the rich histories of Oxfordshire’s two former County Regiments: The Queens Own Oxfordshire Hussars (in which Oxfordshire-born Winston Churchill served and was associated...
A Collection of Medals relating to H.M.S. Zinnia

A Collection of Medals relating to H.M.S. Zinnia

The first H.M.S. Zinnia was an Azalea-class minesweeping sloop of the Royal Navy, built in 1915 at the Swan Hunter & Wigham Richardson yard, at Wallsend in the United Kingdom. She was sold to Belgium in April 1920.