Lot Archive


№ 1063


1 December 2004

Hammer Price:

Seven: Colonel E. P. Blake, Royal Signals

India General Service 1908-35, 1 clasp, North West Frontier 1935 (Lieut., R. Signals), M.I.D. oakleaf ; 1939-45 Star; Africa Star, clasp, 1st Army; Italy Star; Defence and War Medals; Coronation 1953, mounted court style for wear, generally good very fine (7) £180-220

M.I.D. London Gazette 7 February 1936. ‘... for distinguished services rendered in connection with the Loe-Agra operations, North-West Frontier of India, 23rd February to 13th April, 1935.’

Ernest Peter Blake was born on 8 August 1908. Commissioned a 2nd Lieutenant in the Royal Signals on 30 August 1928, he attained the rank of Colonel in 1956. Sold with copied service details.