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MEDALS POST WORLD WAR ONE


1939-45 Star
Burma Star
Defence Medal
War Medal MiD
With original documents (not all shown), letters, ID card, ribbon bar (he is wearing in ID photo). Notes and blueprint of the Workshop that he commanded. Both MiD certificates. William Gerald Edwards was born in Leominster, Herefordshire in May 1914. Educated at Leominster Grammar School and the Automobile Engineering Training College, Chelsea (his treaining record book included).

Joined the Royal Army Ordnance Corps and was in France 12 January 1940 to 1 June 1940. Mentioned in Despatches (Gazette 20 December 1940 under heading "operations in the field March-June 1940") as Staff Quartermaster Sergeant. Commissioned 2nd Lieutenant R.A.O.C. and posted to command a workshop in Stirling, Scotland December 1940. December 1941 posted to command 39(M) Workshop Indian Army Ordnance Corps, in Rawalpindi, India (Lieutenant). February 1942 108(M) Workshop, I.A.O.C. (Major). December 1942 to command No.1 Base Workshop in Assam. Temp. Lieutenant-Colonel February 1943. Returned to UK July 1945 and posted to command No.11 Command Workshop, R.E.M.E. in Northampton. Mentioned in Despatches (Gazette 5 April 1945 under heading "Burma and Eastern Frontier of India). Released from military service 3 March 1946. He died in Leominster in 2003.
Group of Four: SOLD





1939-45 War Medal 
General Service Medal (QEII) Canal Zone/Cyprus  2628254 LCPL S C BUTCHER GREN GDS REPLACEM
With matching miniatures, both lots court mounted as worn. Stanley Charles Butcher served with 3rd Battalion Grenadier Guards and died in Cheltenham 5 years ago.
GSM marked as replacement medal.
Lot: £200  


General Service Medal (GVI) Malaya  22322139 DVR. D.A. STYLES. R.SIGS.       £60

General Service Medal (GVI) Malaya  22359070 SIGM. E. McGONIGLE  R. SIGS    £60

General Service Medal (QEII) Malaya 22772130 SIGMN. A.G. COOKE. R.SIGS.     £60

General Service Medal (QEII) Malaya  22509414 SIG. F.T. PEARSE. R.SIGS.       £60


Rifleman J. Canavin
Cameronians
Efficiency Medal (GVI) Territorial  3241418 RFN. J. CANAVIN. CAMERONIANS.     £120    
With loose 2nd award bar. Medal 1947. Clasp awarded while serving with the Royal Pioneer Corps. Obvously entitled to WW2 medals.

Driver R. Greens
Royal Army Service Corps
General Service Medal (GVI) Palestine 1945-48 T/14476569 DVR. R. GREENS. R.A.S.C£60
Copy medal roll. Served in Palestine attached to 3rd Field Ambulance, RAMC from November 1946 to October 1947.

Gunner H.L. Clarke
Royal Artillery
Queen's Korea Medal              2236747 GNR. H.L. CLARKE. R.A.   
United Nations Korea Medal   
Pair: £140  


General Service Medal (GVI) Malaya  1904 SGT. P.M. GLASS. R.A.M.C.  £60          




General Service Medal (QEII)  Malaya  23147710 PTE. F. ALCOCK. R.A.O.C.  £60


Sapper R.A. Hirst
Royal Engineers
General Service Medal  Near East / Cyprus    23250978 SPR. R.A. HIRST. R.E.      £120

Sapper L. Fearn
Royal Engineers
General Service Medal  Near East / Cyprus    23198068 SPR. L. FEARN. R.E.           £120 


Fusilier A. Cornish
Lancashire Fusiliers
General Service Medal Cyprus   23484148 FUS. A. CORNISH. L.F.        £60
The Lancashire Fusiliers served in Cyprus 1956 to 1959.