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Ww1 & Ww2 Medal 1916 MID Group 9th West Riding Regt Tunnelling Officer De Pinto

Ww1 & Ww2 Medal 1916 MID Group 9th West Riding Regt Tunnelling Officer De Pinto

Ww1 & Ww2 Medal 1916 MID Group 9th West Riding Regt Tunnelling Officer De Pinto

Ww1 & Ww2 Medal 1916 MID Group 9th West Riding Regt Tunnelling Officer De Pinto

Ww1 & Ww2 Medal 1916 MID Group 9th West Riding Regt Tunnelling Officer De Pinto

Ww1 & Ww2 Medal 1916 MID Group 9th West Riding Regt Tunnelling Officer De Pinto

Ww1 & Ww2 Medal 1916 MID Group 9th West Riding Regt Tunnelling Officer De Pinto

Ww1 & Ww2 Medal 1916 MID Group 9th West Riding Regt Tunnelling Officer De Pinto

Ww1 & Ww2 Medal 1916 MID Group 9th West Riding Regt Tunnelling Officer De Pinto

Ww1 & Ww2 Medal 1916 MID Group 9th West Riding Regt Tunnelling Officer De Pinto

Ww1 & Ww2 Medal 1916 MID Group 9th West Riding Regt Tunnelling Officer De Pinto

WW1 and WW2 medal group to Lieutenant De Pinto, 9th Battalion West Riding Regiment and Tunnelling Officer who was mentioned in despatches 1916. He suffered from shell shock as a result of being entombed for 20 hours and being blown up twice previously. He was probably involved in the tunnelling for the Battle of Messines. Between the wars he was married to British socialite & novelist Flavia Forbes. He served with the Royal Artillery during WW2 in France & Germany. 1914 – 15 Star, impressed named LIEUT. British War & Victory Medals, impressed named LIEUT. DE PINTO with M. D oak leaf; France & Germany Star; Defence & War Medal s 1939-45. WW2 medals unnamed as issued. Original period swing set as worn. Comes with copies of WW1 enlistment application, M. C, medal roll, medical records shell shock, London Gazettes, seniority lists, newspaper articles & census. Lionel Herbert de Pinto. Was born on the 14/9/1893 in London. His father was a British subject, whose occupation being merchant, his mother was an American national. He was educated at Clifton College and on completing his schooling was working as a railway engineer. At the outbreak of the war he applied for a commission on the 11/8/1914 listing his prior service with the Officer training Corps whilst at Clifton College. His height was recorded as 5 2 3/4 tall. The minimum height at the time was 53. He was commissioned as a Temporary 2nd Lieutenant with the 9th Service Bn The Duke of Wellingtons West Riding Regiment with seniority 25/9/1914. Seconded to RE post March 1915. E back to his former regiment. Demobilised 9/4/1919 & resigned Commission 1/9/1921. He landed in France on the 15/7/1915 with the 9th Bn and within the week was in the trenches at Ypres. He was awarded a Mentioned in Despatches 1/1/1916 which would have been one of the first decorations awarded to the Bn considering that they had only deployed 4 months previously. The battalion war diary records constant frontline activity from 1st landing in France. He was seconded to the Royal Engineers Tunnelling Company probably due to his Engineering degree. (The tunnelling Companies were first formed in February 1915). September 1917 Lens Area shell shock, entombed for 20 hours in a tunnel following German counter mining. He had been blown up twice previously. Evacuated to England and transferred to the 3rd Bn D. Last medical board 30/9/1918 & instructed to re-join unit. Between the wars he moved to and from America with his occupation recorded as Engineer. He appears in several newspaper articles due to small court matters regarding unpaid licences etc and bankruptcy in 1936. A failed marriage to British socialite & novelist Flavia Forbes 1933-38 (infidelity on her part). Forbes was known as a forces sweetheart for organizing soldiers’ canteens in France during the First World War. The newspapers reported him as a Lt Colonel however it should read Lieutenant. WW2 Service included 1939 census shows him living at Harsford Cottages Petworth Sussex occupation Lt R. 1939 Emergency commission RA Staff Captain Shoreham Sub Area. He was still on Army lists in 1945. He died in 1953 at Gloucestershire. We list militaria and coins weekly. We provide quality mounted medals, badges and historical research. We can mount your miniature or full size medals, ribbon bars or supply replacement ribbons or badges. We can also conduct military research on your behalf and value cherished objects with a current market or insured value. We run two specialist military auctions per year. Items are accurately described & photographed. Additional costs for this standard service will be added for this service based on publicly available Australia Post rates. Please note, these items are located and will be posted from Australia. We appreciate fair feedback from you once you receive the item. We aim to give you, the customer our best customer service. The item “WW1 & WW2 MEDAL 1916 MID GROUP 9TH WEST RIDING REGT TUNNELLING OFFICER DE PINTO” is in sale since Tuesday, November 3, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectables\Militaria\1914 – 1918 (WWI)”. The seller is “jb_military_antiques_14″ and is located in 2/135 Russell St, Morley, Perth, WA. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Authenticity: Original
  • Campaign: World War I
  • Country: Britain
  • Product Type: Medals
  • Era: 1900s

Original WW1 Military Medal (MM), CS Major, West Riding, MID, MSM and 3x Wounded

Original WW1 Military Medal (MM), CS Major, West Riding, MID, MSM and 3x Wounded

Original WW1 Military Medal (MM), CS Major, West Riding, MID, MSM and 3x Wounded

Original WW1 Military Medal (MM), CS Major, West Riding, MID, MSM and 3x Wounded

An original World War 1 Military Medal (MM), with length of original ribbon, named correctly to; 3-8803 Sjt: J. Was born at Burton-in-Kendall, Westmorland, on 17 August 1874, and enlisted into the Scots Guards in December 1894. He served with the 1st Battalion in South Africa and received the Queens medal with 5 clasps. After completing his 7 years with the Colours and 5 years in the reserve, he joined the 3rd Battalion West Riding Regiment as a territorial on 2 August 1907. He was mobilised in August 1914 and posted to the 2nd Battalion which he joined in France on 8 September 1914. He was wounded in November 1914, and again in March and September 1915. He was discharged sick and wounded on 28 September 1916, was awarded the Silver War Badge No. 780 and is entitled to the 1914 Star with clasp, British War and Victory Medals, and the Meritorious Service Medal M. Card dated 8 May 1919. The item “Original WW1 Military Medal (MM), CS Major, West Riding, MID, MSM and 3x Wounded” is in sale since Thursday, February 25, 2021. This item is in the category “Collectables\Militaria\World War I (1914-1918)\Medals/ Ribbons”. The seller is “hornbeammilitaria” and is located in Bromsgrove. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Type: Medals & Ribbons
  • Country/ Organization: Great Britain
  • Service: Army
  • Conflict: World War I (1914-1918)

WW1 Duke of Wellington’s West Riding Regiment 1914 Star Trio Medals. J. Field

WW1 Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment 1914 Star Trio Medals. J. Field

WW1 Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment 1914 Star Trio Medals. J. Field

WW1 Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment 1914 Star Trio Medals. J. Field

WW1 Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment 1914 Star Trio Medals. J. Field

WW1 Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment 1914 Star Trio Medals. J. Field

WW1 Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment 1914 Star Trio Medals. J. Field

WW1 Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment 1914 Star Trio Medals. J. Field

WW1 Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment 1914 Star Trio Medals. J. Field

WW1 Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment 1914 Star Trio Medals. J. Field

WW1 Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment 1914 Star Trio Medals. J. Field

WW1 Duke of Wellington's West Riding Regiment 1914 Star Trio Medals. J. Field

1st Battalion The Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding) Regiment. 1914 Star Trio of Medals. Comes with a copy of the roll entries for all three medals. Please view the detailed photos carefully, they provide and should be treated as the description and condition report of the item listed. Please allow me a day or so to get back to you. The item “WW1 Duke of Wellington’s West Riding Regiment 1914 Star Trio Medals. J. Field” is in sale since Friday, May 17, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectables\Militaria\World War I (1914-1918)\Medals/ Ribbons”. The seller is “treasures-of-britain” and is located in UK . This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Regiment/Unit: 1st Battalion. West Riding Regiment
  • Modified Item: No
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
  • Country/ Organization: Great Britain
  • Issued/ Not-Issued: Issued
  • Featured Refinements: 1914 Star
  • Type: Medals & Ribbons
  • Conflict: World War I (1914-1918)
  • Service: Army
  • Era: 1914-1945

Ww1 British War & Victory Medal Pair With Memorial Plaque, 1/5th West Riding Regt

Ww1 British War & Victory Medal Pair With Memorial Plaque, 1/5th West Riding Regt

100% GENUINE FULL SIZE & CORRECTLY NAMED. WW1 pair & memorial plaque. The recipient served with the 1/5th battalion & died of wounds in France & Flanders 17-7-1917. He was born in Kiveton park & enlisted in Elland whilst living in Hollywell green. The recipients surname is spelt Gilmoor on the medals & Gilmour on the plaque (James Ross Gilmour). Complete with mic details & details from both soldiers died in the Great War & the commonwealth war graves commission. PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT ME WITH ANY QUESTIONS THAT YOU MAY HAVE? AND I WILL BE HAPPY TO OFFER ADVICE AND ASSISTANCE. The item “WW1 BRITISH WAR & VICTORY MEDAL PAIR WITH MEMORIAL PLAQUE, 1/5TH WEST RIDING REGT” is in sale since Wednesday, June 07, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectables\Militaria\World War I (1914-1918)\Medals/ Ribbons”. The seller is “themedalcentre” and is located in Hexham. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Type: Medals & Ribbons
  • Era: 1914-1945
  • Conflict: World War I (1914-1918)
  • Service: Army
  • Country/ Organization: Great Britain
  • Issued/ Not-Issued: Issued
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom