Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria

Dix Noonan Webb
16 Bolton St, Mayfair
W1J 8BQ London
United Kingdom
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Date of the auction: 13.01.2021

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A C.I.E. pair awarded to Lieutenant-Colonel J. J. Macleod, Behar Light Horse The Most Eminent Order of the Indian Empire, C.I.E., Companion’s 2nd type breast badge, gold and enamel, with integral top suspension brooch, in Garrard, London, case of issue; Volunteer Officer’s Decoration, V.R.I. cypher

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A Great War O.B.E. group of eleven awarded to Major I. S. C. Rose, Grenadier Guards, late King’s Royal Rifle Corps, who served as a Squadron Leader in the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve during the Second War, and was Mentioned in Despatches The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, O.B.E

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A good Second War 1945 ‘Fire Service’ O.B.E., Queen’s Fire Service Medal group of seven awarded to Chief Officer G. Drury, City of Plymouth Fire Brigade, National Fire Service, a Flight Sergeant Mechanic with the Royal Air During the Great War, he was recognised for his bravery with the award of the

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A post-War I.S.O., M.B.E. group of six awarded to K. J. Wilson, Esq., Commissioner, National Savings Committee, late Acting Captain, Army Cyclist Corps The Imperial Service Order, E.II.R., silver, gold and enamel; The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, M.B.E. (Civil) Member’s 2nd type

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A Great War M.B.E. pair awarded to Captain (Quartermaster) G. B. Baillie, Royal Army Service Corps The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, M.B.E. (Military) Member’s 1st type breast badge, silver, hallmarks for London 1919; Army L.S. & G.C., E.VII.R. (10746 S.S. Mjr: G. B. Baillie. A.S.C

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £140 - £180

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A rare inter-War M.B.E., Great War D.S.M. and ‘Russia 1919’ operations Second Award Bar group of six awarded to Lieutenant-Commander J. P. Canty, Royal Navy The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, M.B.E. (Military) Member’s 1st type breast badge, the reverse hallmarked London 1930

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £4,000 - £5,000

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A Second War M.B.E. group of six awarded to Captain T. W. Gill, 14th/20th Hussars The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, M.B.E. (Military) Member’s 2nd type breast badge, silver, with Royal Mint case of issue; 1939-45 Star; Italy Star; Defence and War Medals 1939-45; Army L.S. & G.C

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £200 - £240

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A Second War M.B.E. group of nine awarded to Captain W. St. A. Hendricks, Indian Medical Department, late Royal Indian Marine The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, M.B.E. (Civil) Member’s 2nd type breast badge, silver; 1914-15 Star (Asst. Sgn. W. St. A. Hendricks. R.I.M.); British War and

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A Second War M.B.E. group of four awarded to Major A. I. Fleuret, Falkland Islands Defence Force The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, M.B.E. (Military) Member’s 2nd type breast badge, silver; Defence Medal; Coronation 1953, unnamed as issued; Efficiency Decoration, G.VI.R., 1st issue

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A post-War M.B.E. group of eleven awarded to Squadron Leader (Director of Music) F. A. Gale, Royal Air Force, late Loyal North Lancashire Regiment, who conducted the Central Band of the Royal Air Force The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, M.B.E. (Military) Member’s 2nd type breast badge

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A post-War M.B.E. group of six awarded to Major T. R. King, Royal Ulster Rifles, late King’s African Rifles, who served as Permanent President for Courts Martial in South Western and Salisbury Plain Districts, having previously served as President for Courts Martial in Madagascar and Kenya The Most

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £240 - £280

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A post-War M.B.E. group of seven attributed to Major J. E. H. Keylock, Royal Nigerian Army, late Royal Fusiliers The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, M.B.E. (Military) Member’s 2nd type breast badge, silver; 1939-45 Star; Burma Star; Defence and War Medals 1939-45; Efficiency Decoration

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £200 - £240

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A post-War M.B.E., Second War ‘Flying Bomb Attacks’ K.P.F.S.M. group of five awarded to Chief Officer C. P. Kitchin, Hastings Fire Brigade The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, M.B.E. (Civil) Member’s 2nd type breast badge, silver, with Royal Mint case of issue; King’s Police and Fire

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A post-War M.B.E. group of six awarded to Bandmaster W. T. Harrison, Royal Marines, later Superintendent, Royal Papua New Guinea Constabulary The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, M.B.E. (Civil) Member’s 2nd type breast badge, silver; Korea 1950-53, 1st issue (RMB/X.2548 W. J. [sic

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A Great War R.R.C. group of five awarded to Sister Miss Emilie E. Wraxall, Queen Alexandra’s Imperial Military Nursing Service Reserve Royal Red Cross, 1st Class (R.R.C.), G.V.R., silver-gilt, gold, and enamel, with Garrard, London, case of issue; Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, no clasp (Nursing

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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An extremely early Second War D.S.C. group of nine awarded to Skipper Lieutenant H. C. Gue, Royal Naval Reserve Distinguished Service Cross, G.VI.R., the reverse officially dated ‘1939’ and privately engraved, ‘Chief Skipper H. C. Gue, D.S.C.’, hallmarked London 1939; British War Medal 1914-20

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £1,600 - £2,000

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A Great War ‘Western Front’ M.C. group of five awarded to Lieutenant G. F. J. Jarvis, Reserve Regiment of Cavalry, attached 9th (Yorkshire Hussars) Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment, late Honourable Artillery Company, who died of wounds on the Western Front on 28 September 1918 Military Cross

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £1,600 - £2,000

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A Great War M.C. group of four awarded to Second Lieutenant C. W. de Lemos, Worcestershire Regiment, later Major, Ceylon Army Service Corps, for his gallantry during a night patrol near Dache in the Balkans on 1-2 March 1918, personally killing one and wounding another of the enemy and extracting

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,400

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A Great War ‘Egypt’ M.C. group of five awarded to Captain G. G. Hills, Indian Army Reserve of Officers Military Cross, G.V.R., unnamed as issued, with case of issue; 1914-15 Star (2 Lieut. G. G. Hills. I.A.R.O.); British War and Victory Medals (Lieut. G. G. Hills.); Volunteer Force Long Service

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,400

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A good Second War M.C. and ‘Immediate’ Second Award Bar group of seven awarded to Major S. J. Hawkins, Royal Engineers, for his gallantry as a Bailey-Bridge Company Commander during the advance through both Sicily and Italy, where his ‘outstanding leadership, unremitting zeal, and complete disregard

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £2,400 - £2,800

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A fine Great War D.F.C. group of six awarded to Squadron Leader C. L. Rayment, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, late Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force Distinguished Flying Cross, G.V.R., the reverse privately inscribed, ‘Lt. C. L. Rayment, 55 Squadron, R.A.F., July 1918, Awarded While Acting

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £2,400 - £2,800

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A Second War ‘Tempest pilot’s’ D.F.C. group of five awarded to Flight Lieutenant G. W. Dopson, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, who shot down a Fw. 190 over Rheims on 27 August 1944 and an Me. 109 over Dorsten on 28 March 1945, and shared in the destruction of a Ju. 188 over Osnabruck on 31 March

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £1,400 - £1,800

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A Second War A.F.C. group of four awarded to Squadron Leader F. W. H. Darlington, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve Air Force Cross, G.VI.R., the reverse officially dated ‘1943’; Defence and War Medals 1939-45; Air Efficiency Award, G.VI.R., 1st issue (Flt. Lt. F. W. H. Darlington, R.A.F.V.R.) minor

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,600

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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An Order of St. John, Edward Medal of the Second Class group of four awarded to Mr. C. W. Hudson, for the gallant ten-hour rescue of an entombed miner at the Ireland Colliery, Staveley, Derbyshire, on 28 February 1916 The Order of St. John of Jerusalem, Serving Brother’s breast badge, 1st type

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,400

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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An Order of St. John group of six awarded to Miss Doris L. Cuff, Superintendent of Chorley Nursing Division, St. John Ambulance Brigade The Order of St. John of Jerusalem, Serving Sister’s badge, 1st type (1892-1939), silver and enamel, circular badge with white enamel cross with heraldic beasts in

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £240 - £280

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A Crimea D.C.M. group of five awarded to Private R. O’Rourke, 88th Foot, who was slightly wounded during the second Assault on the Grand Redan, 8 September 1855, when the Regiment’s D.C.M. winners wore their medals into action Distinguished Conduct Medal, V.R. (... Patk. O’ Rourke. 88th. Regt

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £2,000 - £2,400

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A Boer War D.C.M. group of three awarded to Squadron Sergeant Major E. Mander, 7th Dragoon Guards Distinguished Conduct Medal, V.R. (3420 Sq: Sjt: Major E. Mander. 7th. Dragoon Gds:); Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 6 clasps, Cape Colony, Orange Free State, Johannesburg, Diamond Hill, Belfast, South

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £1,600 - £2,000

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A Great War ‘Western Front’ D.C.M., M.M. group of seven awarded to Battery Sergeant Major H. R. Fautley, Royal Field Artillery, who was wounded in action on 16 October 1916 Distinguished Conduct Medal, G.V.R. (9280 B.S. Mjr. H. R. Fautley. M.M. 17/By: 41/Bde: R.F.A.); Military Medal, G.V.R. (9280

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £1,600 - £2,000

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A Great War ‘Somme - Attack on the Quadrilateral’ D.C.M. group of six awarded to Warrant Officer Class 2 A. Briggs, Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment Distinguished Conduct Medal, G.V.R. (6806 C.S. Mjr: A. Briggs. 2/N. & D.R.); 1914 Star, with copy clasp (6806 Sjt. A. Briggs. 2/Notts: & Derby

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,200

Date: 13 Jan 2021

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A Great War ‘Western Front’ D.C.M. group of four awarded to Company Sergeant Major J. Joyce, Royal Sussex Regiment and Machine Gun Corps, later Royal Canadian Regiment Distinguished Conduct Medal, G.V.R. (5328 C.S. Mjr. J. Joyce. 4/M.G.C.); British War and Victory Medals (5328 W.O. Cl. 2. J. Joyce

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 13 Jan 2021