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Lot

№ 438

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6 July 2004

Hammer Price:
£310

Three: Serjeant P. C. Cemery, Hampshire Regiment

1914-15 Star (4-701 Sjt., Hamps. R.); British War and Victory Medals (701 Sjt., Hamps. R.); together with Memorial Plaque (Percival Conrad Cemery) extremely fine (4) £150-200

This lot was sold as part of a special collection, Medals From The Collection of Hal Giblin.

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Percival Conrad Cemery, was born in Preston, Lancashire and enlisted at Alton, Hampshire. Serving as a Serjeant with the 1/4th Battalion Hampshire Regiment, he was killed in action in Mesopotamia on 21 January 1916. Having no known grave, his name is commemorated on the Basra Memorial. Percival Conrad Cemery was one of the son’s of Sergeant-Major J. B. Cemery. For his father’s and brother’s medals see lots xxx and xxx.