Lot Archive


№ 491


16 October 1996

Hammer Price:

Five: 1914-15 Star Trio (346033 W. J. C. Coleman, Blk 1. R.N.); Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., G.V.R., 1st issue (Blksth. H.M.S. Curlew); Royal Navy Meritorious Service Medal, G.V.R., Admiral’s bust (346033 W. J. C. Coleman, Blksmth. “Delhi” Baltic 1919) contact marks, therefore nearly very fine (5)

This lot was sold as part of a special collection, The Douglas-Morris Collection of Naval Medals.

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London Gazette 8 March 1920 ‘Honours for services in the Baltic.’

The following details are taken from Admiralty recommendations for honours: “Meritorious service in connection with repairs to Fleet Auxiliaries, construction of seaplane base and aerodrome at Biviko during the period July to December 1919.”