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MEDALS POST WORLD WAR ONE



Trooper William Ernest Button
4/7th Dragoon Guards
1939-45 Star
France & Germany Star
1939-45 War Medal
Original service book, badges and photos.
14222621 William Ernest Button was born in Swansea in 1923. Enlisted July 1942  into the 4/7th Royal Dragoon Guards. Group photo of 23rd Platoon, D Coy. 11th Primary Training Centre, Bodmin July 1942. Another group photo of the 4/7th and a postcard photo of him.
He can be picked out in both group photos. His medals are confirmed in his book.
A cap badge, single collar badge and single shoulder title. 16 older photos assumed to be of his family members.
William died in Neath in 1995.
Group of Three:


Warrant Officer 2nd class C.G. Morgan
Royal Engineers

Army Long Service & Good Conduct Medal (GVI. Ind. Imp.)  1859588 W.O.CL.II. C.G. MORGAN. R.E.     75
Obviously entitled to World War Two medals.

Sergeant H. Morris
Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders and Royal Engineers
General Service Medal   Palestine 1945-48     14466306 CPL. H. MORRIS. A & S.H. 
Africa General Service Medal (QEII) 
Kenya   14466306SGT. H. MORRIS. R.E.
Copy medal roll for Palestine shows 1st Battalion Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders. Later transferred to Royal Engineers. Probably entitled to some medals for world war two service.
Pair: 200

Sergeant T. Smith
Royal Army Medical Corps

General Service Medal   Palestine      460899. PTE. T. SMITH. R.A.M.C.
1939-45 Star
Italy Star
Defence Medal
1939-45 War Medal
Army Long Service Good Conduct Medal (GVI Brit.Om) 
4608099. SJT. T. SMITH. R.A.M.C.  
Copy medal roll for Palestine shows that he served with 7 General Hospital.
Group of Six: 220


Signalman John Gildea
Royal Signals

India General Service Medal Waziristan 1921-24 / North West Frontier 1930-31 2309488 SGLN. J. GILDEA. R. SIGNALS.
1939-45 Star
Burma Star
Defence Medal
1939-45 War Medal
Copy research. John Gildea was born 21 January 1901 in Sligo, Ireland. He enlisted 16 December 1919 into the Royal Munster Fusiliers but transferred in January 1920 to the Royal Engineers. He then transferred to the Royal Signals in November 1920. Posted to 2 Wireless Signal Squadron, Rawalpindi, India in March 1921. Returned to the UK April 1934. Discharged 5 October 1934. He re-enlisted 28 July 1939 and went to India in the Summer of 1942, serving at the Signals Training Centre, Mhow, then Peshawar District Signals, North Western Signals and finally 5 Indian Line of Communications. Returned to the UK September 1945 and was discharged 8 December 1945.
Group of Five: 325



Signalman William Henry Lowe
Royal Signals

India General Service Medal  North West Frontier 1935  2321246 SGLN. W.H. LOWE. R. SIGNALS.
India General Service Medal  North West Frontier 1936-37/North West Frontier 1937-39 2321246 SGLN. W.H. LOWE. R. SIGNALS.
1939-45 War Medal                 Un-named
Copy rolls confirm medals and clasps. Last roll states "Discharged 383(XVI) 5.8.40" (unfit for further service).
William Henry Lowe was born 11 October 1910 in New Hantley, Northumberland. Enlisted 31 January 1931 and went to India in December 1933. Served with "A" Corps Signals, Rawalpindi. Left India December 1938. To Army Reserve March 1939. Mobilized 12 August 1939 but medically   discharged 5 August 1940.
Group of Three: 395 

Lieutenant Musgrave Kennedy
Royal Army Medical Corps
1939-45 Star                                                        Unnamed
Burma Star                                                          
Unnamed
Defence Medal                                                     Unnamed
1939-45 War Medal                                           
Unnamed

General Service Medal (GVI)  Malaya             LT. M. KENNEDY. R.A.M.C.
Long Service & Good Conduct Medal (GVI)   LT. M. KENNEDY. R.A.M.C.
With original documents. Army Certificate of Education 3rd class 1931 (Aldershot), 1st class 1934 (Karachi, India), envelope addressed to Mrs Kennedy, North Shields, Northumberland, an original photo wearing his miniatures and a ration book (1947) to J. Kennedy.
Copy research. Musgrave Kennedy was born 1908 in North Shields, Northumberland.
Commissioned Lieutenant (Quartermaster) 30 January 1946 (from WOII). Lieutenant 1 April 1949.
Died in Hartlepool 20 February 1981.
Group of Six: 225


Sergeant G.H. Corney
Royal Artillery

1939-45 Star                                                           Unnamed
Defence Medal                                                         Unnamed
1939-45 War Medal                                               
Unnamed

United Nations Medal Korea                                  Unnamed
General Service Medal (QEII) Malaya    
          22208797 SGT. G.H. CORNEY. R.A.

Army Long Service Good Conduct Medal (GVI) 22208797 SGT. G.H. CORNEY. R.A.
Dog tag:
22208797   C.E.  CORNEY
Group of Six: 245

Efficiency Medal (GVI) Territorial  871127 GNR. A.S. FREEMAN. R.A.         70    
Albert Samuel Freeman
enlisted in 1937. Transferred to Royal Engineers in February 1945.


Gunner J. Diack
Royal Artillery
General Service Medal (GVI) Palestine 1945-48 21038093 GNR. J. DIACK. R.A65
Copy medal roll.

Driver R. Greens
Royal Army Service Corps
General Service Medal (GVI) Palestine 1945-48 T/14476569 DVR. R. GREENS. R.A.S.C70
Copy medal roll. Served in Palestine attached to 3rd Field Ambulance, RAMC from November 1946 to October 1947.

Private T. Roberts
Worcestershire Regiment
General Service Medal (GVI) Malaya   22384249 PTE. T. ROBERTS. WORC R.  80
Copy medal roll.
1st Battalion The Worcestershire Regiment served in Malaya from  from 1950 to 1953.

General Service Medal (GVI) Malaya   S/22310636 PTE. M.B. ALLEN. R.A.S.C.  65 
In box of issue.



Corporal J.B. Smith
Royal Army Medical Corps

Africa General Service Medal (QEII)  Kenya   21073355 CPL. J.B. SMITH. R.A.M.C.   115 




Special Constable Kulop Said Nasir
Federation of Malaya Police

General Service Medal (GVI)
Malaya
19046531 SGT. P.M. GLASS. R.A.M.C.                65  
        
22359070 SIGM. E. McGONIGLE  R. SIGS               65

6222 PC ABD HAMID HASSAN F.OF.M. POL          58


QEII

Malaya
2326683 W.O.CL.2. M. ESSAY. R.SIGS.             70
56194 S.C. KULOP SAID NASIR. F. OF M. POL.   
60 (Special Constable)

Cyprus
23491044 PTE. J.W. OATES. R.A.O.C.     60   Royal Army Ordnance Corps



Private H. Walker
Royal Army Medical Corps
General Service Medal (QEII) Borneo / Malaya Peninsula   23945789 PTE. H. WALKER. RAMC.
Pingat Jasa Malaysia
Pair: 165



Warrant Officer class 2 M. Essay
Royal Signals

General Service Medal (QEII)
Malaya
  2326683 W.O.CL.2. M. ESSAY.  R.SIGS         70     Dei Gratia type       






Fusilier A. Cornish
Lancashire Fusiliers
General Service Medal (QEII)      
Cyprus   23484148 FUS. A. CORNISH. L.F.        85
The Lancashire Fusiliers served in Cyprus 1956 to 1959.

Army Long Service & Good Conduct Medal (QEII) 23486032 SGT. J.E.S. LEWIS. R.SIGNALS.  65


Private M.J.A. Scott
Royal Army Medical Corps
General Service Medal
Borneo     1245 CPL. BS. NUMBU AK KELAI. SARAWAK POLICE   85      BS - Border Scouts. Raised in 1963 the Sarawak Border Scouts
were
the eyes and ears of the security forces, but they were also front runners in the fight against the enemy. According to records, the Sarawak Border Scouts killed and captured the highest number of terrorists. As peace returned to Sarawak in 1974, their services were no longer needed. Some of them were absorbed into regular police force." Ref: Sarawak Border Scouts

Northern Ireland 24502324 GNR K J KNAPP RA                      65
Northern Ireland
242176936 FUS. K.T. MORLEY RRF.              70
          (Royal Regiment of Fusiliers)

Northern Ireland 24388660 FUS M S DICKINSON RRF             75
Northern Ireland
24227540 PTE. P.C. BEECHING  QUEENS        70
     

Northern Ireland 24431657 GDSM B R SCOTT GREN GDS         85

Northern Ireland 24670795 PTE M J A SCOTT RAMC                  68     Medal in box of issue.
Northern Ireland 23599746 CPL. M.E. LEWIS ACC                  65     Mounted for wear. Number before Oct. 1960. Army Catering Corps


Lance-Corporal M.J. Boase
Royal Corps of Transport / Royal Logistic Corps

UN Cyprus Medal
General Service Medal 1962
Northern Ireland        24685445 LCPL M J BOASE RCT
NATO Medal Kosovo
Unnamed
Queen's Golden Jubilee Medal Unnamed       
Army Long Service & Good Conduct Medal (QEII)  24685445 LCPL M J BOASE RLC
Mounted as worn court style.
Group of Five: 295


General Service Medal 1962 Northern Ireland        24373301 DVR. P.E. ASHER RCT.
Gulf War Medal 6 Jan to 28 Feb 1991
                   24373301 LCPL P E ASHER RCT  
Army Long Service & Good Conduct Medal (QEII)  24373301 LCPL P E ASHER RCT
Mounted as worn court style.
Group of Threee: 395


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