Lot Archive


№ 198


17 September 2004

Hammer Price:

Five: Inspector J. Riddell, Hong Kong Police

1939-45 Star; Pacific Star; Defence and War Medals; Colonial Police Forces L.S. & G.C., G.VI.R.,
2nd issue (Insp.), mounted as worn, very fine or better (5) £250-300

Riddell was interned in Stanley Gaol between 1941-45; a picture of him appears in The Royal Hong Kong Police by Crisswell and Watson, as a member of the successful H.K. Police Rugby Team 1938-39.