Lot Archive

Lot

№ 662

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27 September 1994

Hammer Price:
£220

Pair: Marine J.D. Mackay, 42 Commando, Royal Marines

NAVAL GENERAL SERVICE 1915-62, 1 clasp, Brunei (R.M. 19673, Mne., R.M.); CAMPAIGN SERVICE 1962, 1 clasp, Borneo (Mne., R.M.) nearly extremely fine (2)

According to a handwritten note Marine Mackay was a member of 'L' company, 42 Commando, who stormed the head at Limbang. One Sergeant and three Marines were killed, and Marine Mackay was among the wounded who were evacuated.