Second World War North West Europe, post-war Palestine Jewish Revolt and Regular Army long service group awarded to Guardsman P.K. Cordell, Coldstream Guards, formerly a Bandsman with the 1st Battalion, The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment, who hav...

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Condition: some contact wear, slightly polished, about Very Fine.
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Second World War North West Europe, post-war Palestine Jewish Revolt and Regular Army long service group awarded to Guardsman P.K. Cordell, Coldstream Guards, formerly a Bandsman with the 1st Battalion, The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment, who having seen service in North West Europe with another unit, then joined the 1st Battalion in Palestine where it was on the outbreak of the troubles. He latterly transferred to the Coldstream Guards.

Group of 6: 1939-1945 Star; France and Germany Star; Defence Medal; War Medal; General Service Medal 1918-1962, GVI 1st type bust, 1 Clasp: Palestine 1945-48; (3859645 BDSMN. P.K. CORDELL. LOYALS); Regular Army Long Service and Good Conduct Medal, EIIR Dei.Grat. bust; (3859645 GDSM. P.K. CORDELL. COLDM. GDS), all WW2 campaigns and medals are of matching patina, indicative of issue to one recipient.

Condition: some contact wear, slightly polished, about Very Fine.

Awarded to Bandsman (No.3859645) P.K. Cordell, The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment, who having seen service in the Second World War during the campaign in North West Europe, then saw service with the 1st Loyals out in Palestine during the Jewish Revolt where the battalion was stationed on the outbreak of the troubles. Cordell who had originally enlisted for war service, transferred into the regular army, and went on to see service as a Guardsman with the Coldstream Guards.