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London Coins Auction 171
Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED

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Auction 167
Medals R.J.Mitchell - Designer of the Airct 1895-1937 of his Birth 1895-1995 Gold medal 38mm diameter struck in .916 gold and weighing 47.53 grammes, FDC in the box of issue with certificate and booklet, sadly R.J.Mitchell died at the young age of 42, meaning that, although he knew his Spitfire design was a success, he never saw the plane fly in . He was awarded the CBE in 1932 as a result of his Schneider Trophy Seaplane successes. He never received honour recognition for creating the Spitfire, as official posthumous honours can only be received for and not for outstanding lifetime achievement.
£1,500 London Coins : A167 : Lot 1780 : R.J.Mitchell - Designer of the Spitfire Aircraft 1895-1937 Centenary of his Birth 1895-1995 Gold med... London Coins : A167 : Lot 1780 : R.J.Mitchell - Designer of the Spitfire Aircraft 1895-1937 Centenary of his Birth 1895-1995 Gold med...

Auction 149
Medals Replica medals (10) includes V.C., G.C., D.S.O., O.B.E. & M.B.E., , South & medals. Miniature Medals (28) includes , campaign, jubilee & issues. EF. (38).

Auction 147
World Bulk Lots U.S.A. a good of gallantry, campaign and long service s, from WW2 onwards, (65), GVF

Auction 146
Medals Life Saving Medals (2) for the wreck of S.S. Douro 1887, loaded with Sovereign's and diamonds. Sea Medal, Board of Trade "Humanity" medal for Saving Life at Sea, silver, 58mm., n issue. Edge engraved "William Turnbull, wreck of the S.S. "Douro" on the 20th November 1887. Edge knock otherwise VF. and Humane Society's Marine Medal, silver. Edge engraved "Capt. Wm. Turnbull S.S. Brackley for the rescue of survivors of crew of S.S."Douro".GVF. (2). The Douro ship has numismatic fame owing to the Sovereign which in recent years was recovered and offered at auction
£1,000 London Coins : A146 : Lot 1924 : Life Saving Medals (2) for the wreck of S.S. Douro 1887, loaded with Sovereign's and diamonds. ...

Auction 144
Medals Campaign and Medals (lot), includes copies, mixed grades, viewing recommended - bought as seen. Together with assorted ribbon bars
£240 London Coins : A144 : Lot 1001 : British Campaign and Gallantry Medals (lot), includes copies, mixed grades, viewing recommended - bo...

Auction 143
Medals A scarce Two D.S.M. group of seven to Petty Officer D.N.Garrett R.N., D.S.M. issue, fixed suspension (JX 134386 D.N.Garrett P.O. R.N.) , 1939-45 Star, Star with & clasp, Star, War Medal, Long Medal G.VI.R. issue (JX 134386 D.N.Garrett C.P.O. H.M.S. Daedalus (Fleet Air Arm Base)), these mounted as worn. Together with a Naval General Service Medal bar Near East E.II.R. issue (JX 134386 D.N.Garrett D.S.M. C.P.O. R.N.), GVF. (7). D.S.M. Gazette 1.1.1943 "For and outstanding service ... in dangerous waters ...). Probably awarded for Convoys.
£1,000 London Coins : A143 : Lot 758 : A scarce World War Two D.S.M. group of seven to Petty Officer D.N.Garrett R.N., D.S.M. George VI iss...

Auction 135
World Bulk Lots U.S.A. Air Force group of eight medals attributed to MSgt. Thomas W. Wetherby, 23 May 1966-1 Sept. 1989, Meritorious Service , Commendation Medal, Meritorious Achievement Medal, Good Conduct medal, National Defence Medal, Vietnam Service medal, Vietnam Gallantry Cross, Campaign medal. Mounted in wooden glazed frame with assorted badges. Together with other n badges, cased medals and buckle. Medals in frame have tape on the back of each.

Auction 131
Medals A DCM & MM group to Sjt. H. Temple . Medal G.V.R. (13666 2 Cpl. 1/ Sig. Co. R.E.), Medal G.V.R (13666 2 Cpl. 1/ D.S.Co. R.E.), 1914 (13666 Sapr R.E.), & Medals with M.I.D. oakleaf 13666 A.Sjt. R.E. Medal, Medal GVIR ( Temple DCM MM). Mounted as worn, First two slightly polished otherwise GVF. The Imperial Service Medal was awarded to Mr Harold Temple DCM MM in recognition of nearly half a century of outstanding service to the Crown. Enlisted in R.E. in 1904, and served in , until early 1914, when he joined the Post Office Telegraph Service at New Cross. He went to and when the war started won the DCM & MM, and was Mentioned in Despatches for Conspicuous during operations - for repairing telephone lines under heavy gunfire, for carrying a wounded colleague to a dressing room under heavy fire and returning to duty. He was wounded twice and after six months at hospital was sent to Signal School at Farnham where he stayed till he was demobilised in 1919. He returned to the Post Office and was promoted to Inspector in 1941. He served as a Captain in the Home Guard in the .
£1,500 London Coins : A131 : Lot 396 : A Great War DCM & MM group to Sjt. H. Temple Royal Engineers. Distinguished Conduct Medal G.V.R....

Auction 121
Medals Independence & Medals (5), Police Independence Medal 1948, Police Meritorious Service Medal, Papua New Independence Medal 1985 and Police L.S.& G.C. Medal, Police Cross, tailors copy. Generally good very fine

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