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The superb Great War Battle of the Somme 1916 Military Medal and Mentioned in Despatches group awarded to Sergeant later 2nd Lieutenant A.T. Coles, 1st/6th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment.

The superb Great War Battle of the Somme 1916 Military Medal and Mentioned in Despatches group awarded to Sergeant later 2nd Lieutenant A.T. Coles, 1st/6th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment, a pre-war member of the Volunteer and Territorial Force, he served on the Western Front from March 1915, and as a signaller, distinguished himself in November 1915, and then again during the Battle of the Somme, showing “conspicuous gallantry in action when on many occasions he repaired and... Read More

Somme Battle of the Somme Military Medal Mention in Despatches Territorial Force Coles 1st/6th Battalion
11 July 2017

London Medal Company Blog - Great War Somme 1916 Distingu.

Great War Somme 1916 Distinguished Service Order, Mashonaland 1897, and Second Boer War group awarded to Major C. A. R. Pryce, D.S.O

The historically outstanding Great War Somme 1916 Distinguished Service Order, Mashonaland 1897, and Second Boer War group awarded to Major C. A. R. Pryce, D.S.O., Royal Field Artillery, onetime colonial policeman, mercenary and Hollywood star, whose remarkable life is recounted in Gringo Revolutionary, he having briefly taken hold of Baja California in Mexico when a mercenary, he famously lit dynamite sticks with a cigar and threw them at the enemy.  

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Somme
13 June 2017