Lot Archive


№ 703


19 April 1995

Hammer Price:

A Mesopotamia M.B.E. group of four awarded to Lieutenant (Acting Major) H. G. Stokes, I.A.R.O., attached 37th Dogras
The Order of the British Empire, M.B.E. (Military) 1st type; British War and Victory Medals (Lieut.); Coronation 1937, the group mounted as worn, good very fine (4)

M.B.E. London Gazette 3 June, 1919, ‘for valuable services rendered in connection with military operations in Mesopotamia:- Lt. (T/Maj.) Hugh Gabriel Stokes, I.A.R.O.’ Major Stokes was attached to the 37th Dogras from 25 March, 1917.