MEDALS TO THE INDIAN ARMY

Defence Medal
1939-45 War Medal
General Service Medal Arabian Peninsula   
MAJOR F.M. PICKERING, R.A.S.C. 

Pakistan Independence Medal
                 T/CAPT. F.M. PICKERING R.P.A.S.C.
With matching minature group.

Frederick Michael Pickering was born in February 1924. He was commissioned 2nd Lieutenant from the ranks 4th November 1944. Pakistan Independence Medal while serving with the Royal Pakistan Army Service Corps. In 1947 he married Edna Potter in Jamshedpur, West Bengal. Captain 19th February 1951. Major 19th February 1958. Commanded 90 Company R.A.S.C. in the Arabian Peninsula 1959. Lieutenant-Colonel, Royal Corps of Transport 4th April 1966. Retired 20th November 1967. Additional information to purchaser.
He died in Bristol in December 1994.
Group of Four and miniatures:  SOLD    

Kabul top Kandahar Star HOSPITAL KAHAR DESIDIN * 2ND REGT CENTRAL INDIA HORSE *     £220  SOLD
The Kahar are described as "a community of palanquin bearers." Presumably, they were responsible for transporting patients. 



India General Service Medal Bhootan Havr Sooba Sing 6th Regt N.I.    £270
6th Regiment of Native Infantry. Havildar (sergeant).

India General Service Medal  Hazara 1891 2347 Sepoy Phagga Singh 28th Bl Infy    £225
28th Bengal Infantry


India Medal (Bronze)  Punjab Frontier 1897-98  369 Multr. Rajwha. 2d Q.O.Bl. Lt. Infy.   £150  
Muleteer. 20th Que
ens Own Bengal Light Infantry.
                India Medal (Bronze) Punjab Frontier 1897-98 / Tirah 1897-98  Pte. Servt. Ac Krishtnasawammy  £195  
Medal roll shows a Private Servant Krisna Sawmy serving with the 1st Battalion Dorsets in the campaign and entitled to both clasps.

Silver War Badge   I-24939    £55

Victory Medal  19944 RVTR. MUNSHI KHAN, I.W.T.                         £50
rare rank- Riveter with the Indland Water Transport. 

Victory Medal  6230 CARP. H. SINGH. WKS. DTE.                            £50
rare rank and unit. Carpenter with the Works Directorate


Victory Medal  
164 S. SMITH KAIM, 103 P.BY.                                £55
Shoeing Smith with 3rd (Peshawar) Pack Battery.

               General Service Medal  Iraq / N.W. Persia  3406 HVLDR. RATON DAMAI. I. LABOUR C.   £130  
Indian Labour Corps.
India General Service Medal  North West Frontier 1930-31 48 W-CARR. NANAK SINGH, 4-11 SIKH R.   £85  
Water-Carrier.  
India General Service Medal  North West Frontier 1930-31 / Mohmand 1933  2925 A-ORDY. SANT BAHADAR, 1 I.H.C.   £95  
Acting Orderly. Indian Hospital Corps. Scarce combination to the corps.
General Service Medal  S.E. Asia  1945-46  F/1940 SWPR. NIHLO, 14 BN. F.F. RIF.  £75
14th Battalion Frontier Force Rifles.  

Afghanistan Medal Kandahar  Sowar Saifoodin 3rd Punjab Cavy  £200
Sowar = Trooper, 3rd Punjab Cavalry.
Afghanistan Medal     BHISHTI RAHDOO 27TH P.N.I.    £125
A water carrier serving with the 27th Punjab Native Infantry.  
 


India Medal (EdVII)  Waziristan 1901-2  2152 Sepoy Shandar 5th Pjb Infy   £180

Colonel Alfred Lucian Phillips
Indian Army
India General Service Medal (1854-95) Chin-Lushai 1889-90    Lieut. A.L. Phillips. S.C.
1914 Star         COL. A.L. PHILLIPS
British War       COL. A.L. PHILLIPS
Victory Medal   COL. A.L. PHILLIPS
Colonel Alfred Lucian Phillips was born on 24 March 1861 in Bombay, he was commissioned from the Royal Military College into the Dorsetshire Regiment in January 1881, and later admitted to the Indian Staff Corps on 1 July that year, advanced to Assistant Commissariat Officer in the Lushai Column and qualified for the 1903 and 1911 Delhi Durbar medals where he was serving as Colonel of Supply and Transport, 8th Division. He retired from service in 1913 but reengaged for service out the outbreak of WWI and went to France on 16 September 1914, after the war Phillips retired from service and resided in Milverton, Weston Park, Bath and died on 7 December 1940. His son, Alfred Jerome Lucian Phillips, went into the Royal Navy and won the DSO during the sinking of the Bismark; he retired as a Rear-Admiral.
Group of Four: £800



India General Service Medal 1908  North West Frontier 1935  8903 SEPOY SHER ZAMAN. 4-16 PUNJAB R.  £50
4th Battalion were the 9th Bhopal Infantry.



1914-18 Victory Medal

2780 SEPOY SULTAN ALI, 20 INFY.              £18  
1585 SEPOY HASSAN SHAH, 1-22 PJBIS.      £18
2752 SEPOY MOHD KHAN. 1-26 PJBS.          £18
 
3282 SEPOY SHAHZADA, 52 SIKHS F.F.        £18
1020 SEPOY MARDAN ALI, 53 SIKHS.           £20
1066 SEPOY GHEBA KHAN, 54 SIKHS.            SOLD

3197 SEPOY AZANI KHAN, 1-55 COKE'S RFLS. £18
3517 SEPOY SAJAWAL KHAN, 72 PJBIS          £18      
4272 SEPOY SAMUNDER KHAN, 1-89 PJBIS.    £18
2476 SEPOY MUHOL WALI, 1-89 PJBIS.         £18      

2382 SEPOY BAGH ALI, 90 PJBIS.                 £18

3247 SEPOY NAINAB KHAN, 92 PJBIS.            £18
3345 SEPOY KASHAM KHAN, 92 PJBIS.          £18
3247 SEPOY NAWAB KHAM, 92 PJBIS.            £18

3009 SEPOY MARDON ALI, 92 PJBIS   
            
 £20

4283 SEPOY FAMAN KHAN, 93 INFY.              £18
4558 SEPOY NUR HUSSAIN, 1-113 INFY.           £18
2596 RFMN. FAZAL KHAN, 123.OTRM.RFLS.     £18     (Reverse rubbed)        
3391 RFMN. FEROZ KHAN, 123.OTRM.RFLS.    £18
 
1765 SPR. KAMAR DIN, RY. BN. S&M.             £25 
MOHD ISMAIL. POSTAL DEPT.                      SOLD


Indian Overseas Service Badge  pin on back.  £20


GVI Indian Recruiting Badges (no ribbon)

2355   £75

2362   £75

2747   £75

2619   £75 


    

1939/45 War Medal  91333 L/NK. GURBAKHSH SINGH, BOMBAY S.&M.GP.   £12
1939/45 War Medal  3929279 SHAKI CHAND                                         £12
1939/45 War Medal  MTS/807468 SEP. SHEO LAL, R.I.A.S.C. (M.T.)           £12

1939/45 War Medal  180639 SWEEPER HALIDI.                                              £10 naming rubbed, unit erased  

1939/45 Star 781847 L/NK. SADHU SINGH, R.I.A.S.C. (A.T.)                        £10



Pakistan Independence Medal  NAZIR AHMAD F.C. 8087                                   £10


Pakistan Independence Medal  3029648 SEP. DILAWAR KHAN. 8 PUNJAB R.     SOLD


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