Commemorate the Great War with the lots in this forthcoming auction


Wallis and Wallis‘ auction on 10 June is brimming with eye catching lots, including a haul of medals and a WW1 recruiting poster (pictured above, est £70 – £100)


World War One service medals

World War One service medals

Lot 502

The medals are a Distinguished Service Order to Lt Col A C Fox, RAMC who lost his life in WWI when his army transport ship Arcadian was sunk in the Eastern Mediterranean; a Distinguished Conduct Medal to Sjt S G Bartlett, awarded in 1917 “for …devotion to duty during the evacuation of wounded from an advanced dressing station, where he was compelled by circumstances to take command”; and a group of four showing the Military Medal, 1914-15 star, British War Medal and Victory to Sjt V Bresquar 14th Liverpool Regiment, the Military Medal  for gallant conduct in September 1916 during the campaign in Macedonia.  Est £500 – £700