A Great War Sportman’s Battalion 1914-1915 trio awarded to Private W. Nelson, 23rd Service Battalion - 1st Sportsman’s, Royal Fusiliers, later The Queen’s Royal West Surrey Regiment, who was present out on the Western Front from 16th November 1915.

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A Great War Sportman’s Battalion 1914-1915 trio awarded to Private W. Nelson, 23rd Service Battalion - 1st Sportsman’s, Royal Fusiliers, later The Queen’s Royal West Surrey Regiment, who was present out on the Western Front from 16th November 1915.
Group of 3: 1914-1915 Star; (1520 PTE. W. NELSON. R.FUS.); British War Medal and Victory Medal; (1520 PTE. W. NELSON. R.FUS.)

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Walter Nelson saw service during the Great War as a Private (No.1520) with the 23rd Service Battalion - 1st Sportsman’s, Royal Fusiliers, and was present out on the Western Front from 16th November 1915, before transferring as a Private (No.24440) to The Queen’s Royal West Surrey Regiment. Nelson was transferred to the Class Z Army Reserve on 4th April 1919.