​ A fine Service Medal of the Order of Saint John with three additional award bars, and scarce Co-Operative Wholesale Society Ltd Fire Brigade Long Service Medal in Silver pair awarded to Fireman A. Smith, Co-Operative Wholesale Society Ltd Fire Brigade, who received the long service medal in 1928, and as a Private with the Desborough Division, of the Saint John Ambulance Brigade, received the Service Medal of the Order of Saint John in 1940.

Price: £235


Product ID: CMA/22786
Condition: Nearly Extremely Fine
Availability: IN STOCK
Description:

A fine Service Medal of the Order of Saint John with three additional award bars, and scarce Co-Operative Wholesale Society Ltd Fire Brigade Long Service Medal in Silver pair awarded to Fireman A. Smith, Co-Operative Wholesale Society Ltd Fire Brigade, who received the long service medal in 1928, and as a Private with the Desborough Division, of the Saint John Ambulance Brigade, received the Service Medal of the Order of Saint John in 1940.  

Service Medal of the Order of Saint John, silver with straight bar suspension, with three additional award bars; (21084. PTE. A. SMITH. DESBOROUGH DVN. 1940.); Co-Operative Wholesale Society Ltd Fire Brigade Long Service Medal in Silver, hallmarked, reverse dated 1928, and with silver top bar engraved: ‘Fireman A. Smith’.
Condition: Nearly Extremely Fine.
Awarded to Private (No.21084) A. Smith, Desborough Division, of the Saint John Ambulance Brigade, who was awarded the Service Medal of the Order of Saint John after 15 years service in 1940, having originally joined in 1925. Smith went on to receive three additional five year service award bars, the first in 1945, the second in 1950 and the third in 1955. Smith was also a Fireman with the Co-Operative Wholesale Society Ltd Fire Brigade, and received the scarce silver long service medal of this Co-Operative Wholesale Society Ltd Fire Brigade in 1928.   


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