Sportsman Battalion Royal Fusiliers Tribute Medal, Silver, hallmarked, as issued to the volunteers in January 1915 by Sir Cunliffe-Owen and bearing the engraved service number ‘414’ this being that of Private W.H. Heron, 23rd Service Battalion - 1st Sportsman’s, Royal Fusiliers.
Condition: Good Very Fine.
William H. Heron saw service as a Private (No.717, and No.SPTS-4742 later No.GS-97582) with the 23rd Service Battalion - 1st Sportsman’s, Royal Fusiliers, being one of the early volunteers and as such was issued the Sportman’s Battalion Tribute Medal. Additionally entitled to the British War Medal and Victory Medal.