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Lot 262
Six to Band Corporal L.Evans, Royal Marines,
Sold for £916 (US$ 1,556) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Six to Band Corporal L.Evans, Royal Marines,
1939-1945 Star; Atlantic Star; Africa Star with North Africa 1942-43 bar (copy); Burma Star; War Medal; Naval General Service 1915-62, one bar, Yangtze 1949 (RMB/X1282 L.Evans. Band.Cpl. R.M.). Some light contact marks to the last, otherwise very fine. (6)

Footnotes

  • Band Corporal Leslie Evans enlisted on 1.3.1939. He was serving with the R.M. band in Burford in Oxfordshire in September 1948, the band left Burford in October 1948 and embarked on HMS Belfast for the Far East. On arrival at Singapore he disembarked to join HMS Terror. In April 1949 he sailed in HMS Alert to Hong Kong where they transferred to H.M.S. London in readiness for a trip to Shanghai to take part in St.George's Day celebrations Whilst on route they diverted to the Yangtse after HMS Amethyst. Sold with various research.
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