Comprises medals to 379 SJT J.LYMBURN A & S HIGHRS and his brass bed plaque with Regimental crest,his name and number.Medals comprise his 14-15 Star,War and Victory Medals and his long service Medal when he was a Warrant Officer 2nd Class. His brother 327055 GNR. J.LYMBURN R.A. Victory and War Medals.Nice family set.
Nice mint pair machine woven, and representing the Oak,Ash and Thorn of 'Puck Of Pook's Hill' from Kipling's story and the area in which the Corp was raised.
Fought in the Normandy Campaign and the Bocage country of Normandy was noted as similar to the Corps badge and they adopted the name 'The Bocage Club'.XII Corp supported the left flank of XXX Corp during Operation Market Garden in September 1944.These examples are Dutch theatre made in the Brabant Weave'
Please note you will not receive the actual star in the picture as these sell so quickly it is impossible to keep adding and removing them from the site.You will however get one in a similar or better condition.
Named to Douglas Anderson Scott.Slip is for the 39-45 Star and the Atlantic Star and War Medal.Perished at sea when his ship the Clan MacFadyen was torpedoed on 27th Nov 1942 95 miles southeast of Trinidad by U-508 commanded by Georg Staats.92 on board of whom only 10 survived. The ship was enroute U.K. She had been zigzagging for 13 hours to avoid the U-Boat who had been hunting her.
Photocopied paperwork and ships crew listed.