A C.B. and group of ten to Major General A.C.Munro, Indian Medical Service and Honorary Physician to the King,
Lot 270
A Second World War C.B. and group of ten to Major General A.C.Munro, Indian Medical Service and Honorary Physician to the King,
Sold for £1,680 (US$ 2,821) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Second World War C.B. and group of ten to Major General A.C.Munro, Indian Medical Service and Honorary Physician to the King,
The Most Honourable Order of the Bath, C.B., Companion's neck badge, in silver-gilt and enamel; 1914 Star (Capt A.C.Munro I.M.S.); British War and Victory Medal with M.I.D. Oakleaf (Maj.A.C.Munro.); General Service Medal 1918-62, two bars, Kurdistan, Iraq (Major A.C.Munro.); India General Service 1936-39, one bar, North West Frontier 1936-37 (Lt-Col.A.C.Munro. I.M.S.); War Medal with M.I.D. Oakleaf; India Service Medal; Delhi Durbar 1911; Jubilee 1935; Coronation 1937. Medals court mounted as worn. Toned, very fine or better. (Lot)

Footnotes

  • C.B. London Gazette 11.6.1942.

    M.I.D. London Gazette 7.2.1919; 16.2.1943.

    The lot comes with 5 assorted Medical Prize Medals; Certificates for the MID's; Two University Certificates; A letter from General Wavell; Warrant for promotion to Major; Minor assorted paperwork etc.

    Major General Archibald Campbell Munro was born on the 26th October 1882; He was educated at Glasgow High School and Glasgow University; M.B. Ch.B. (Honours), 1908; M.D. 1911 Glas; Lieutenant 1st August 1908; Captain 1st august 1911; D.T.M. dist Lond.1914; Major 1 Feb 1920; D.P.H. Cantab 1923; Lt Col 1st Feb 1928. Col 1937; Major-General 1940. Served in France and Belgium from 6th Nov 1914 to 20th Nov 1916; Iraq, 23 Nov 1917 to 11th Nov 1918; Kurdistan 1919; Iraq 1919-20. Honorary Physician to the King 1939-43. Director of Medical Services, India, 1941. He retired in 1943. Articles in medical journals, United Services Journal of India and Scottish Geographcal Society's Journal.
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