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Gallantry and Orders

 
  G01
Group to Lt. J.L. Sale  - 950-00
Order of British India (Companions Breast Badge)
British War Medal 1914-1918: Lt. J.L. Sale
Victory Medal 1914-1919: Lt. J.L. Sale (MID emblem)
Delhi Durbar Medal 1911: J.L. Sale. P.W.D.

Biographical details available on request

GO2 
Group to Captain William Footner, Army Veterinary Corps  - 925-00
Military Cross (Unnamed)
1914/15 Star: Lieut. W.E. Footner A.V.C.
British War Medal 1914-1918: Capt. W.E. Footner
Victory Medal 1914-1919: Capt. W.E. Footner

MID London Gazette 24 May 1918. Served in France with the Cavalry Division and there after with a Guards Regiment. MC gazetted 4 June 1917. After WWI went to South Africa. Died 25 March 1925. Research includes copies of articles written by Footner for the South African Veterinary Medical Association Journal.
        

GO3
Group to 12371 Corporal W.J. Finden, Coldstream Guards  - 1695-00
Distinguished Conduct Medal: 12371 Pte. W.J. Finden. 1/ C. Gds.
1914/15 Star: 12371 Pte W.J. Finden. C. Gds.
British War Medal 1914-1918: 12371 Cpl. W.J. Finden. C. Gds
Victory Medal 1914-1919: 12371 Cpl. W.J. Finden. C. Gds

DCM London Gazette 25 Nov. 1916:
"For conspicuous gallantry in action. He fought his machine gun with great courage and determination, himself going back under intense fire to look for some magazines which had been lost. He greatly assisted in repelling an enemy counter-attack."

GO4 
Group to 12987 Pte Sydney Penny, 2nd Bn Coldstream Guards - 1500-00
Military Medal: 12987 Pte. S. Penny. 2/C. Gds.
1914/15 Star: 12987 Pte. S. Penny. C. Gds.
British War Medal 1914-1918: 12987 Pte. S. Penny. C. Gds.
Victory Medal 1914-1919: 12987 Pte. S. Penny. C. Gds.

Pte Penny came from Babbicome, Torquay. Volunteered 29th Sept. 1914. Killed in action 6th Nov. 1918 at Wargnies le Petit and buried in Cross Roads British Cemetery, near Le Cateau.MM awarded London Gazette 11 Feb. 1919. With photograph.

GO5
Group to 7062 Pte H.G. Green, 19th Hussars  - SOLD
1914 Star and Bar: 7062 Pte H.G. Green. 19/Hrs.
British War Medal 1914-1918: 7062 Sjt. H.G. Green, 19-Hrs.
Victory Medal 1914-1919: 7062 Sjt. H.G. Green, 19-Hrs.
Imperial Russian Medal of St. George: 7062 Pte. H.G. Green. 19th Hus.

 

John Wright

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