Lot Archive


№ 639


19 April 1995

Hammer Price:

Three: Ordinary Seaman H. Parsons, H.M.S. Hampshire
1914-15 Star Trio (L.5179. O.S.3, R.N.) together with bronze Memorial Plaque (Harrie Parsons) mounted in a contemporary bronze display frame, extremely fine (4)

Killed 5 June 1916 when the armoured cruiser H.M.S. Hampshire struck a mine while en route to Russia with Lord Kitchener and his Staff.