Lot Archive

Lot

№ 488

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30 June 1994

Hammer Price:
£260

A Great War M.M. group of seven awarded to Sergeant F.G. White, King's Shropshire Light Infantry

MILITARYMEDAL, G.V.R. (9205 L.Cpl., 1/4Shrops. L.I.); 1914-15 STAR (Pte); BRITISH WAR AND VICTORY MEDALS (Pte., K.S.L.I.); DEFENCE MEDAL; ARMY L.S. & G.C., G.V.R., 2nd issue (4027053 Sjt., M.M., K.S.L.I.); SPECIAL CONSTABULARY L.S., G.VI.R. (Frederick G. White) mounted for wearing, nearly very fine or better (7)

With letter from the regimental museum which states that White was possibly involved in the Battle of Bligny, 6 June 1918, the action for which the 1/4th Battalion was awarded the Croix de Guerre avec Palme.