A Great War M.C., D.C.M., group of five to Captain L.M.Milton, Liverpool Regiment,
Lot 31
A Great War M.C., D.C.M., group of five to Captain L.M.Milton, Liverpool Regiment,
Sold for £4,935 (US$ 8,181) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Great War M.C., D.C.M., group of five to Captain L.M.Milton, Liverpool Regiment,
Military Cross, G.V.R.; Distinguished Conduct Medal, G.V.R. (23116 Sjt:L.Milton. 20/L'Pool:R.); 1914-15 Star (23116 Pte L.Milton. L'Pool R.); British War and Victory Medal (Capt L.M.Milton.). Some light contact marks, otherwise very fine. (5)

Footnotes

  • M.C. London Gazette 2.12.1918.

    For conspicuous gallantry and initiative during an advance. After all the officers in his company had become casualties he took command and led the company forward with great dash and courage to the objective. He then reorganised the company and successfully consolidated the position under very heavy enemy fire. He displayed fine and determined leadership.

    D.C.M. London Gazette 10.1.1917.

    For conspicuous gallantry in action. He displayed great courage and determination in rescuing several buried men and salvaging some machine guns under heavy fire.

    M.I.D. London Gazette 10.1.1917.
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