Category: Medals

Teenager’s WWII Gallantry Medals at Charterhouse

In the Charterhouse 9th & 10th June Collector’s auction there is a group of WWII medals awarded to a teenage Apprentice Seaman for bravery at sea. “As an apprentice he was under training and yet ended up taking command of the situation despite there being officers about.” Commented Richard Bromell. “The market for medals and […]

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RAF Medals Set to Fly High

A group of medals, log books and related items awarded to Squadron Leader Lester Humphrey are estimated to sell for £6,000-8,000 in the Charterhouse two day collectors auction on the 10th & 11th March. “Squadron Leader Humphrey enjoyed the pioneering days of aviation and in his lifetime witnesses some of the earliest ‘sticks and string’ […]

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Historical Medals at Auction

A rare group of medals, dating back to the Boer War are included in the Charterhouse two day collectors auction on the 2nd & 3rd December. “The market for medals continues to be strong, aided by Google being an excellent platform to research the history and live internet bidding at the auction with a global […]

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