Lot Archive

Lot

№ 1058

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17 September 2004

Hammer Price:
£160

Three: Private G. H. Ince, 2nd Battalion, Rifle Brigade, who died of wounds on 16 May 1915

1914-15 Star (S-7116 Pte., Rif. Brig.); British War and Victory Medals (S-7116 Pte., Rif. Brig.); together with a Rifle Brigade cap badge and a button, good very fine (5) £60-80

George Henry Ince was born, lived and enlisted at Bolton, Lancashire. He died of wounds on 16 May 1915, received during the Battle of Fromelles, whilst serving with the 2nd Battalion, Rifle Brigade. He is buried at Longueness Souvenir Cemetery, near St Omer, France.