Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria

Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (29 June 2006) Catalogue Cover

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Norman Litchfield

Norman Litchfield

Norman Ernest Humphrey Litchfield, who died on 19 October 2005 at the age of 70, was arguably Britain's leading authority on artillery badges. Born on 20 May 1935, the son of a Royal Artillery major, Norman completed his National Service with the Gunners from 1954 to 1956, then took up a career in e...
Anthony Mullen

Anthony Mullen

Anthony Lyster Thornton Mullen, Tony to his friends, was born in Sale, Cheshire, on 27 August 1916. He grew up in a happy household. attended Sale Preparatory School and then won a scholarship to Altrincham Grammar School. Although he admitted to not enjoy his schooling much, he excelled at rugby, f...
Colonel Joseph Cowie Nichols, C.B.E., V.D., J.P

Colonel Joseph Cowie Nichols, C.B.E., V.D., J.P

Colonel Joseph Cowie Nichols, known as 'Cowie Nichols' or to his family as 'the Colonel', was a gentleman farmer, community leader, public benefactor an a volunteer Army officer. In addition, he was one of the founding fathers, if not the father, of medal collecting in New Zealand. He was born at L...