A Great War M.C. group of ten to Captain R.B.Fitzgerald, General List and Intelligence Corps,
Lot 62
A Great War M.C. group of ten to Captain R.B.Fitzgerald, General List and Intelligence Corps,
Sold for £2,640 (US$ 4,437) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Great War M.C. group of ten to Captain R.B.Fitzgerald, General List and Intelligence Corps,
Military Cross, G.V.R.; 1914 Star with Mons bar (2.Lieut:R.B.Fitzgerald.); British War and Victory Medal with MID Oakleaf (Capt.R.B.Fitzgerald); 1939-1945 Star; War Medal; France, Legion of Honour, Knight's breast badge; Belgium, Order of Leopold, Knight's breast badge with Palm; Italy, Order of the Crown, Knight's breast badge; Belgium, Croix de Guerre. Mounted as worn with corresponding miniatures. Very fine or better. (Lot)

Footnotes

  • M.C. London Gazette 4.6.1917.

    M.I.D. London Gazette 14.1.1915; 17.2.1915; 22.6.1915, attached to the Intelligence Corps.
    M.I.D. London Gazette 13.11.1916; 4.1.1917, attached to Special List.

    The lot comes with two original MID certificates, certificate for the Legion of Honour dated 7th April 1917; Certificate for the Order of the Crown dated 15 April 1918 with another dated 15 December 1921; Certificate for the Order of Leopold dated 22 January 1920, Masonic related certificate. It also includes a large quantity of family related correspondence together with various photographs and ephemera some related to him, some related to other members of the family, as well as a later photograph album with a photo of him in uniform.

    His MIC notes that he was a 3rd Class Agent with Temp Rank of 2/Lt while attached to the Intelligence Corps.
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