Arms, Armour, Militaria & Ethnographica: Wednesday 17 September 2014 10:30AM

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A First World War Pair, awarded to DM2-230570 PTE.R.ROBERTS. A.S.C., comprising British War Medal and Victory Medal, in boxes of issue

Estimate: £50-70

Sold: £80
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Lot 2

A First World War Pair, awarded to 29072 PTE.F.PALMER THE QUEEN'S R. and R.BERKS.R., comprising British War Medal and Victory Medal, together with his Short Service Attestation Certificate dated 28th Nov.1915; a Special Constabulary Long Service Medal, to WILLIAM J.PITTMAN; a Princess Mary 1914 Christmas Tin, and other mainly First World War items including a German Iron Cross, second class, a German buckle badge and identity tag, a matchbox holder, an ANZAC cap badge and various other badges and buckles

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £200
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Lot 3

A First/Second World War Gallantry Group of Seven Medals, awarded to 1204 Lance Corporal (later Sergeant) John Geraghty M.F.P., (later 9264 Private of King's Own Royal Regiment (Lancaster), comprising a tailor's copy of a Military Medal (engraved W.O.I. J.P.GERAGHTY K.O.R.REGT), 1914-15 Star with a Mons clasp and rosette - later! (1204 L.CPL.J.GERAGHTY M.F.P.), British War Medal and Victory (MID) (1204 SJT. J.GERAGHTY M.F.P.) Defence Medal, War Medal and Belgian Croix de Guerre with oak leaf (London Gazette 5th Supplement 9th July 1918), together with a cap badge and research material including copies of Medal Index Card and Supplement to London Gazette

Estimate: £500-600

Sold: £180
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Lot 5

A Victory Medal, to 2.LIEUT J.G.DAVIES; Various Medals, including two white metal and one bronze L.& N.W.Railway Co., Crewe 1837-1887 Jubilee, one white metal and two bronze Borough of Crewe 1902 Coronation, a similar bronzed 1911 Coronation, a similar silver St John Ambulance Association medal, etc; a Small Quantity of Masonic Regalia, comprising a Craft Member's apron, two aprons to St Barnabus Lodge No.230 of the Grand Lodge of Scotland, with related certificate, in a small case

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £110
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Lot 6

A First World War Group of Four Medals, awarded to 3700 PTE.F.BLACKBURN. D.OF LANC.O.Y., comprising 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal and Territorial Efficiency Medal (396908 Staff Sergeant), together with a cased related sports medal and a First World War leather bound autograph book in which the first entry is by the above recipient and including ink and watercolour illustrations; an Imperial Service Medal (Elizabeth II), to ERNEST HARRY WILLIAM ALDERMAN, in case of issue; two Road Safety Medals, with long service bars, a Speedy Service Motor Depot badge and an embroidered handkerchief

Estimate: £120-180

Sold: £260
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Lot 7

A King's South Africa Medal, with two clasps SOUTH AFRICA 1901 and SOUTH AFRICA 1902, awarded to 1756 CLR.-SJT. B.MILLER. L.N.LANC:R.; five Various Medals:- a General Service Medal 1962, with two clasps RADFAN and SOUTH ARABIA, awarded to 23974569 TPR.M.D.CAMPBELL. 16/5L.; a Victory Medal, to S-18450 CPL.J.M.LARNACH A & S.HIGHRS; 1939-1945 War Medal, German War Merit Medal and an RAOB silver gilt and enamel jewel (6)

Estimate: £150-180

Sold: £220
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Lot 8

A Collection of Seven Special Constabulary Long Service Medals, comprising two George V, each with THE GREAT WAR 1914-18 clasp and LONG SERVICE clasp, three George V and two George VI; Constabulary Related Items, including day and night service buttons, cloth insignia, a Cleveland Constabulary helmet plate, a Middlesbrough Police helmet plate, a Durham County Constabulary badge and a Teesside Constabulary badge

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £100
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Lot 9

A Jubilee (Police) Medal 1887, with 1897 clasp, and a Coronation (Police) Medal 1902, to PC.S.SMITH. W.DIV. and INSP.S.SMITH. X.DIV,; two Jubilee (Police) Medals 1887, one with 1897 clasp to P.C. G.GODFREY.P.DIVN. and P.C. C.BROWN. F.DIVN.; a Visit to Scotland Medal 1903, to P.C. D.LITTLE. (5)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £110
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Lot 10

Two Coronation (Police) Medals 1911, one to the Metropolitan Police awarded to P.C. W.MEALING, the other to County & Borough Police awarded to P.C. T.SANDERSON, DURHAM CO. (2)

Estimate: £70-90

Sold: £90
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Lot 11

Two First World War Pairs, each comprising British War Medal and Victory Medal, awarded to M2-181085 PTE.F..H.YEATES. A.S.C., with copy of Medal card and K.50921. J.S.DAVIES. STO.2. R.N.; a Princess Mary 1914 Christmas Tin, with photograph and greetings card; Also, a silver dog tag to 207803 S.G.H.REED, C OF E, a Trench Art bullet pencil, a 1907 penny brooch and a Fokker aircraft disc numbered 9626

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £160
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Lot 12

Two First World War Pairs, each comprising British War Medal and Victory Medal, awarded to 34507 PTE.J.EVANS. H.L.I. with copy of Medal Index Card, and 130899 GNR.D.WEBSTER. R.A. (4)

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £90
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Lot 13

An MBE Group of Four Medals, awarded to 134118 J.E.BEVERIDGE, comprising MBE Breast Badge (Mily) in case of issue, 1939-45 Star, War Medal and Africa Service Medal, together with five bar mounted miniatures (two removed and missing)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £140
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Lot 14

A Second World War Naval Group of Five Medals, awarded to MX.60860 G.OGLE. C.P.O. WTR. H.M.S. VICTORY, comprising 1939-45 Star, France and Germany Star, Defence Medal, War Medal and Royal Naval Long Service and Good Conduct Medal, together with the miniatures, Record of Service, photographs, his commission to Supply Sub-Lieutenant (SD) (W), testimonials and other related ephemera, hat bands with bullion thread insignia, buttons, bosun's whistle etc

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £170
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Lot 15

A First World War Trio, awarded to 847 SPR.W.FORSTER. R.E., comprising 1914-15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal; a Second World War Group of Six Medals, awarded to 2327101 CPL.W.V.EWING. R.SIGS., comprising Atlantic Star, Africa Star, Burma Star, France and Germany Star, India Service Medal and Efficiency Medal with MILITIA suspender bar

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £120
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Lot 16

A Boer War/First World War Pair, comprising a Queen's South Africa Medal with three clasps CAPE COLONY, ORANGE FREE STATE and SOUTH AFRICA 1902 awarded to 6147 CORPL: J.WINCH. DURHAM L.I.,, and a British War Medal, to 22240 PTE.J.WINCH. YORK.R.

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £90
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Lot 17

A Second World War Group of Five Medals, comprising 1939-45 Star, Africa Star with 1ST ARMY clasp, Italy Star, Defence Medal and War Medal (MID); also University Training Corps insignia, various badges, buttons and an Elect Cocoa George V Coronation commemorative medal

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £70
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Lot 18

A Queen's South Africa Medal, awarded to 278 PTE H.LOE. C.I.V., with two clasps CAPE COLONY and ORANGE FREE STATE

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £220
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Lot 19

A Second World War Naval Long Service Group of Six Medals, awarded to KX.81500 L.COWAN. S.P.O H.M.S.ST.JAMES., comprising 1939-45 Star, Atlantic Star, Africa Star with clasp NORTH AFRICA 1942-43, Burma Star with clasp PACIFIC, War Medal and Royal Naval Long Service and Good Conduct Medal, together with related ephemera

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £140
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Lot 20

A Special Constabulary Long Service and Good Conduct Medal (Elizabeth II), awarded to JOHN CHAPMAN, and The Order of St John Service Medal to the same recipient with citation, breast badge, with miniatures and related ephemera

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £60
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Lot 21

A First World War Trio, awarded to 14614 PTE.J.KNIGHT. D. OF CORN.L.I., comprising 1914-15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £90
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Lot 22

A First World War Trio, awarded to LIEUT. N.B WALKER, R.M., comprising 1914-15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal, with the miniatures; a Brass Two Draw Telescope, with anti-flare hood, leather sleeve and attachment for a tripod (7)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £220
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Lot 23

The Mason Family at War;- Two First World War Pairs, each of British War Medal and Victory Medal, awarded to 17667 PTE.JAMES MASON COLDSTREAM GUARDS who was killed in action 31.07.1917, and 137507 PTE.HARRY IVO MASON MACHINE GUN CORPS, who died 07.11.1919, with two photographs of a Memorial to them; and a Second World War Group of Four Medals, of 1939-45 Star, Africa Star with 1ST ARMY clasp, Italy Star and War Medal, awarded to 2136129 Lance Corporal Cecil I Mason Royal Engineers, together with Soldier's Service and Pay Book and related ephemera

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £180
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Lot 24

A First World War Group of Four Medals, awarded to M.B.WALKER, comprising British War Medal, Victory Medal, French Croix de Guerre with star to ribbon and French Red Cross 1864-1868 S.B. Medal; a First World War Pair, awarded to 12314 PTE.J.WOODBURNE. IR.GDS., comprising British War Medal and Victory Medal (6)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £240
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Lot 25

An Edward VII Volunteer Long Service and Good Conduct Medal, awarded to 27 Q.M.SJT: J.FAIRBRASS. TEES DIV:(E.E.) R.E.V.

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £130
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Lot 26

A First World War Pair, awarded to 24143 PTE.W.H.JONES. R.BERKS.R., comprising British War Medal and Victory Medal; a Princess Mary 1914 Christmas Tin, two B.E.F. Prisoner of War tokens, two cap badges and a copy coin

Estimate: £70-90

Sold: £130
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Lot 27

A Collection of Twenty Board of Trade Rocket Apparatus Proof of Service at a Wreck Tokens, loosely set into a display tray
**These tokens would have been given by the coastguard officer in charge of the rocket apparatus to on-the-spot helpers during a wreck service, to be redeemed at a later date for wreck-service payment

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £600
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Lot 28

A Prussian First World War Group of Four Medals, comprising Kyffhäuser Cross of Merit, German National Association of Veterans Medal, Red Cross Medal 2nd Class, Red Cross Medal 3rd Class and a War Merit Cross, all mounted; Nine Various Medals, including an Imperial German Iron Cross, second class, a Second World War German Russian Front Campaign Medal, a Victory Medal, a copy of a Korea Medal, a UN Korea Medal, four other medals and a quantity of buttons, sweetheart brooches etc

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £140
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Lot 29

A First World War Pair, awarded to REV.C.O.HADEN, comprising British War Medal and Victory Medal; a Second World War Group of Five Medals, comprising 1939-45 Star, Africa Star, Italy Star, Defence and War Medal, with five various cap and collar badges, two lapel brooches and two buttons (16)

Estimate: £70-90

Sold: £130
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Lot 30

Two Albums of Medal Ribbons, one comprising Gallantry, Orders of Chivalry, 18th, 19th and 20th Century Campaigns, Commemorative, Long Service and Good Conduct, Civil Awards; the second comprising Foreign Decorations; a Book, Ribbons & Medals by Captain H Taprell Dorling DSO RN, published 1963 (3)

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £50
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Lot 31

A Baltic Medal 1856, un-named, in box of issue

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £240
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Lot 32

A First World War Naval Group of Four Medals, awarded to J.4949, W.H.BROWN, L.S..R.N., comprising 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal and Royal Naval Long Service and Good Conduct Medal (J.4949 W.H.BROWN. P.O. H.M.S. BARHAM), together with a Royal Navy sweetheart brooch, a Royal Corps of Signals sweetheart brooch, three medallions, a Princess Mary 1914 Christmas tin, a New Testament for Service Men; a German Canvas Tobacco Pouch, stamped Die Stadt Kiel 25.6.1914, made to commemorate the death in 1914 of KptLt. Walter Schroeter (29.01.1885 - 25.6.1914), the first German naval aviator to be killed in an English seaplane test flight (12)

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £190
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Lot 33

A First World War Pair, awarded to 25942. 2.A.M. A.P.ROLLO. R.A.F., and a 1914-15 Star, awarded to 2043 PTE.A.P.ROLLS, all mounted as a trio, together with a silver cigarette case engraved with the monogram APR; an Army Meritorious Service Medal (George V), awarded to T4/055700 S.S.MJR.W.N.HALL. 900/H.T.Coy. R.A.S.C. (5)

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £260
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Lot 34

A Military General Service Medal, 1847, awarded to A.ROLLO, CORPL R.ARTY, with three clasps ROLEIA, VIMIERA and CORUNNA
**Corporal Alexander Rollo was born in Aberdeenshire in 1774. He is remembered as the man who held the lanthorn (lantern) at the funeral of Lieutenant General Sir John Moore, who was killed at the Battle of Corunna January 1809. Alexander Rollo died in 1856 and is buried with his wife at Tynemouth Priory where the headstone records his famous action

Estimate: £800-1200

Sold: £2000
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Lot 35

A First World War Trio and Memorial Plaque, awarded to 13684 PTE.B.(Bernard) GOODFELLOW. N STAFF:R., comprising 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal and Memorial Plaque (4)

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £480
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Lot 36

A First World War Trio, awarded to PLY.848-S- PTE.R. WALBURN., R.M.L.I., comprising 1914-15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £90
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Lot 37

A First World War Trio, awarded to 25049 PTE.C.BROWN. A.S.C., comprising 1914-15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal; three Single First World War Medals, comprising 1914-15 Star to EB. 244. J.O.LANDELLS. E.R.A..R.N.R., British War Medal to T4-249533 DVR.S.A.SHORT. A.S.C. and Victory Medal to 24869 PTE.L.F.WATERMAN. HAMPS.R. (6)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £70
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Lot 38

A First World War Trio, awarded to 13308 PTE.T.MANN. N.STAFF.R., comprising 1914-15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £70
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Lot 39

A First World War Trio, awarded to 49268 GNR:L.HORTON. R.F.A., comprising 1914 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £70
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Lot 40

A First World War Trio, awarded to 81863 GNR.F.SIMPSON, R.F.A., comprising 1914-15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal; a First World War Pair, awarded to 185582 DVR.W.ARROWSMITH, R.A., comprising British War Medal and Victory Medal (5)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £70
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Lot 41

A Second World War Naval Group of Six Medals, awarded to P/KX.141139 R.J.RICHARDSON. STO.MECH. R.N., comprising 1939-45 Star, Atlantic Star, Africa Star with NORTH AFRICA 1942-43 clasp, Pacific Star, War Medal and Naval General Service Medal with clasp PALESTINE 1945-48

Estimate: £180-220

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Lot 42

A Second World War RAF Pair, awarded to LAC 1613483 F.E.MILLS, comprising Defence and War Medal, in box of issue with medal slips; a Second World War Group of Four Medals, comprising 1939-45 Star, France and Germany Star, Defence and War Medal (6)

Estimate: £40-60

Sold: £50
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Lot 43

An Austrian Honour Decoration of the Red Cross, in silvered bronze and red enamel, with ribbon in original red cloth fitted case, the hinged cover embossed Patriae ac Humanitati 1864-1914, the inner cover with maker's mark for Rothe & Neffe, Wien

Estimate: £120-180

Sold: £130
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Lot 44

A First World War Pair, awarded to S.2162 A.COSTELLO. STO.R.N.R., comprising 1914-15 Star and Victory Medal, and another similar pair to 4133 PTE.A.COSTELLO, YORK.R., (believed to be the same recipient who was invalided out of Royal Naval Reserve and subsequently rejoined the Yorkshire Regiment), together with a silver War Badge and Princess Mary 1914 Christmas tin (6)

Estimate: £120-180

Sold: £140
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Lot 45

A Single 1914/15 Star, to 81273. DVR.H.RAINE. R.F.A.; an Imperial Service Medal (Elizabeth II), awarded to WILLIAM HANDLEY, in case of issue; a Military Pocket Watch, top wind, the black dial with luminous hands and numerals, in a white metal case, the screw back engraved CS/TP over a broad arrow and numbered 083704; a Silver Key Wind Pocket Watch, by T Donkin, Scarboro (4)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £190
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Lot 46

A British War Medal, awarded to 3573S. J.W.JOHNSON.L.S. R.N.R.; a Second World War Group of Six Medals, comprising 1939-45 Star, Africa Star, Italy Star, France and Germany Star, Defence and War Medals, dress mounted, to Sgt. J W Johnson R.H.A, son of the above

Estimate: £70-80

Sold: £90
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Lot 47

A First World War Trio, awarded to 49754 PNR: W.H. STONEMAN., comprising 1914-15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal, together with a gilt metal RAOB Jewel to William Stoneman 1955, a pill box, tobacco box, snuff box and pipe (8)

Estimate: £70-80

Sold: £60
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Lot 48

A First World War Trio, awarded to 14598 PTE.E.DICKENSON. BORD:R., comprising 1914-15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £120
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Lot 49

A First World War Pair, awarded to P-3710 L.CPL. R.F. FIELDHOUSE.M.M.P., comprising British War Medal and Victory Medal, in case of issue, together with his dog tags, shoulder titles and cap badge and a group portrait photograph `1st Ride Military Mounted Police, Aldershot, 1916'; a Victory Medal, to 35701 PTE.G.F.BROWN. D.OF CORN.L.I. and a quantity of cap and other badges, trench art etc

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £220
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Lot 50

A First World War Trio, awarded to 4632 1.A.M. H.A.BROWN. R.F.C., comprising 1914-15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal, together with six various Royal commemorative medals and two cap badges (11)

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £130
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Lot 51

A First/Second World War Group of Six Medals and the Miniatures, awarded to 2.LIEUT.E.W.FRITH (Notts & Derbyshire Regiment), comprising British War Medal, Victory Medal, Defence Medal, Jubilee Medal 1936, Coronation Medal 1937 and Coronation Medal 1953, with his bronze cap badge; a Small Quantity of Coins, including Victorian and modern crowns

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £220
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