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Lot 253
A Second World War D.S.M. group of six to Leading Seaman R.W.Frith, Royal Navy,
Sold for £1,116 (US$ 1,857) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Second World War D.S.M. group of six to Leading Seaman R.W.Frith, Royal Navy,
Distinguished Service Medal, G.VI.R., fixed suspender, engraved (L.S. R.W.Frith. C/JX.318535); 1939-1945 Star; Atlantic Star; Defence Medal; War Medal; Police Long Service and Good Conduct, E.II.R. (Const. Robert W.Frith). With a group photograph. The first five mounted as worn. Some contact marks, otherwise very fine. (6)

Footnotes

  • D.S.M. London Gazette 22.5.1945.

    For vigilance and skill in operations against an enemy submarine while serving in HMS Nyasaland as escort to the SS Rimutaka, in which the Duke and Duchess of Gloucester were embarked.

    Sold with a detailed obituary and service details. He served as a plain clothes Police Officer at the Palace of Westminster.
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