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MEDALS POST WORLD WAR ONE


Sergeant Stanley Sydney Royal
Royal Signals
1939-45 Star
Africa Star 1st Army
Italy Star
1939-45 War Medal 

Medals and documents to 2321903 Sergeant Stanley Sydney Royal, Royal Signals. Came from Pontefract and enlisted in 1932. Served in China, France 1940 and North Africa (according to his discharge book.) Medal box named: Mr S. Royal, 20 Wayland Drive, Adel, Leeds 6.
Medals include an Italy Star but no Defence Medal, which is how they were found. Includes his bed plate, Sergeant's stripes, Army Education Certificate, and various pieces relating to his treatment for appendicitis.

Group of Four: 105


Reginald Clifford Bowditch
Royal Artillery
1939-45 Star
Africa Star
Italy Star
1939-45 War Medal

Coperative Wholesale Society Fire Brigade Long Service Medal   FIREMAN R.C. BOWDITCH  1938
Royal Life Saving Society Medallion: R.C. BOWDITCH SEPT. 1935
Medals in boxes of issue (WW2 RA box). Probably entitled to the Defence Medal but was not in box when purchased from family. The Coop medal is hallmarked silver. Reginald Clifford Bowditch was born in Bristol in 1909 and served with the Royal Artillery in WW2.
He worked at the Brislington Butter Factory and was a member of the Cooperative Wholesale Society Fire Brigade. He died in Bristol in 1973.
Group of Four: 120


Gunner H.D. Austen
Royal Artillery

1939-45 Star
France & Germany Star
Defence Medal
1939-45 War Medal

Efficiency Medal (GVI. Ind.Imp.) Territorial   2034856 GNR. H.D. AUSTEN. R.A.
Mounted for wear.
Group of Four: 110


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.  

1939-45 Star                      5500870 PTE. S.J. HOLLOWAY HAMPS.R.
France & Germany Star   5500870 PTE. S.J. HOLLOWAY HAMPS.R.
Defence Medal                5500870 PTE. S.J. HOLLOWAY HAMPS.R.
1939-45 War Medal         5500870 PTE. S.J. HOLLOWAY HAMPS.R.
Copy research. Samuel J Holloway was killed in action 10 July 1944 with the 7th Battalion Hampshire Regiment. He was 26 years old, the son of Samuel and Mary Holloway, of Wallisdown, Bournemouth. He is listed on the Bayeux Memorial. On that day the 7th Hampshires attacked the village of Maltot.
Group of Four: 95


Warrant Officer 2nd class G.A. Moore
Royal Engineers

1939-45 Star
Africa Star
Defence Medal
1939-45 War Medal
Army Long Service & Good Conduct Medal (GVI. Ind.Imp.) 
1863448 W.O.CL.2. G.A. MOORE. R.E. 
Copy research. Enlisted Royal Engineers 1923. Lance-Corporal 1926, Corporal 1929, Lance-Sergeant 1933. Posted to 24th (Fortress) Company in Malta 1935,  Sergeant 1936, Staff Sergeant and Warrant Officer class 2. Awarded LSGC in 1941. Includes photocopy of unit football team on Malta 1936 which includes Moore. Entitled to World War Two Medals. 24th Fortress Company remained on Malta until 1943 when they transferred to the UK. In 1944 they served in North West Europe (redesignated as 24th Field Company).
Group of Five: 155


Sergeant T. Smith
Royal Army Medical Corps

General Service Medal   Palestine      4608099. 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: 210


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: 375 

SignalmanW.J. Hunter
Royal Signals
Korean War Medal                                21128131 SIGMN, W.J. HUNTER. R. SIGS.
United Nations Medal Korea               Unnamed
Pair: 150

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. Brit.Om) 22208797 SGT. G.H. CORNEY. R.A.
Dog tag:
22208797   C.E. CORNEY
Group of Six: 245

Sapper W.F.H. Mortimer
Royal Engineers (Militia)

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.

Efficiency Medal (GVI) Militia 5331313 SPR. W.F.H. MORTIMER. R.E.         95
Ind.Imp. issue.


Gunner J. Diack
Royal Artillery
General Service Medal (GVI) Palestine 1945-48 21038093 GNR. J. DIACK. R.A60
Copy medal roll.

General Service Medal (GVI) Palestine 1945-48 4979548 PTE. N. COX. FORESTERS.  90
Copy medal roll.

General Service Medal (GVI) Palestine 1945-48 14087149 SPR. E.V. KEYNES. R.E.   60
Copy medal roll. Served with 659 Artisan Works Company.


Driver R. Greens
Royal Army Service Corps
General Service Medal (GVI) Palestine 1945-48 T/14476569 DVR. R. GREENS. R.A.S.C65
Copy medal roll. Served in Palestine attached to 3rd Field Ambulance, RAMC from November 1946 to October 1947.

General Service Medal (GVI) Malaya   S/22310636 PTE. M.B. ALLEN. R.A.S.C.  60 
In box of issue.



Private G. Tanner
Gloucestershire Regiment
Africa General Service Medal (QEII)  Kenya  23081405 PTE. G. TANNER. GLOSTERS.   170
The Gloucestershire Regiment.

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.                60  
        
22359070 SIGM. E. McGONIGLE  R. SIGS               60


QEII

Malaya
23147710 PTE. F. ALCOCK. R.A.O.C.                65
2326683 W.O.CL.2. M. ESSAY. R.SIGS.             65
22772130 SIGMN. A.G. COOKE. R.SIGS.            60
56194 S.C. KULOP SAID NASIR. F. OF M. POL.   
55 (Special Constable)


Private H.D.C. Pickford
Wiltshire Regiment
23274467 PTE. H.D.C. PICKFORD. WILTS           90            
Wiltshire Regiment. Harold D.C. Pickford was born in Warminster, Wiltshire in 1937 and lived in Westbury. The Wiltshire Times (16 June 1956) reports on the battalion in Cyprus and among the photos is one of men of the Support Company at Aghirda being trained on a Vickers gun. Among them is "Harold Pickford, of 95 Oldfield Park, Westbury. Formerly a railway fireman, he has been in Cyprus only a
few weeks..."

Private H. Walker
Royal Army Medical Corps
General Service Medal (QEII) Borneo / Malaya Peninsula   23945789 PTE. H. WALKER. RAMC.
Pingat Jasa Malaysia
Pair: 160



Warrant Officer class 2 M. Essay
Royal Signals

General Service Medal (QEII) Malaya   2326683 W.O.CL.2. M. ESSAY.  R.SIGS         65    
Dei Gratia type       








General Service Medal (QEII) Cyprus   22099076 FUS. T. STONE. R.W.F.        95
Royal Welsh Fusiliers.

Fusilier A. Cornish
Lancashire Fusiliers
General Service Medal (QEII) Cyprus   23484148 FUS. A. CORNISH. L.F.        80
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

Army Long Service & Good Conduct Medal (QEII) 22285446 GNR. J.C. EDWARDS. RA.  65

Captain Gerald Alan Golding
Royal Electrical & Mechanical Engineers &
Royal Army Education Corps
General Service Medal  Near East / Cyprus           19054485 SGT. G.A. GOLDING. R.E.M.E.
General Service Medal  Northern Ireland               CAPT. G.A. GOLDING. RAEC.
Long Service Good Conduct Medal  Regular Army