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Greek Greece Militaria Medals Ww1 Victory Medal 1914 -1918

Greek Greece Militaria Medals Ww1 Victory Medal 1914 -1918

Greek Greece Militaria Medals Ww1 Victory Medal 1914 -1918

Greek Greece Militaria Medals Ww1 Victory Medal 1914 -1918

Greek Greece Militaria Medals Ww1 Victory Medal 1914 -1918

Greek Greece Militaria Medals Ww1 Victory Medal 1914 -1918

Greek Greece Militaria Medals Ww1 Victory Medal 1914 -1918

Greek Greece Militaria Medals Ww1 Victory Medal 1914 -1918

Greek Greece Militaria Medals Ww1 Victory Medal 1914 -1918

GREEK GREECE MILITARIA MEDALS WW1 VICTORY MEDAL 1914 -1918!!! Please wait my final invoice before you pay! The item “GREEK GREECE MILITARIA MEDALS WW1 VICTORY MEDAL 1914 -1918″ is in sale since Saturday, February 1, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectables\Militaria\World War I (1914-1918)\Medals/ Ribbons”. The seller is “elatos1965″ and is located in Athens, Agioi Anargyroi. This item can be shipped worldwide.

US WW 1 3 BAR VICTORY MEDAL IN NICE SHAPE ALL ORIGINAL I or your money back

US WW 1 3 BAR VICTORY MEDAL IN NICE SHAPE ALL ORIGINAL I or your money back

US WW 1 3 BAR VICTORY MEDAL IN NICE SHAPE ALL ORIGINAL I or your money back

US WW 1 3 BAR VICTORY MEDAL IN NICE SHAPE ALL ORIGINAL I or your money back

US WW 1 3, BAR VICTORY MEDAL IN EXCEPTIONAL SHAPE I STAND BEHIND IT 100 % TRACKING. The item “US WW 1 3 BAR VICTORY MEDAL IN NICE SHAPE ALL ORIGINAL I or your money back” is in sale since Tuesday, December 31, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\WW I (1914-18)\Original Period Items\United States\Medals, Pins & Ribbons”. The seller is “bird-dog1966″ and is located in Palm Bay, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.

Ww1 British War & Victory Medal Pair, Pte Kavanagh, W. York. R, Kia 1-7-16 Somme

Ww1 British War & Victory Medal Pair, Pte Kavanagh, W. York. R, Kia 1-7-16 Somme

100% GENUINE FULL SIZE & CORRECTLY NAMED WW1 BRITISH WAR & VICTORY MEDAL PAIR. John Kavanagh was KIA F&F 1-7-1916 on the first day of the battle of the Somme serving with the 10th battalion of the West Yorkshire regiment. He was born in Tadcaster & enlisted in York. This battalion of the West Yorkshire regiment has the sad distinction of having had the highest casualty rate of any infantry battalion on the first day of the Somme with over 800 men killed, missing or wounded on that day. NEF and complete with MIC details along with details from both S. W & the C. COMPLETE WITH THE CORRECT MEDAL RIBBONS. 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, PTE KAVANAGH, W. YORK. R, KIA 1-7-16 SOMME” is in sale since Friday, October 4, 2019. 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.
  • Featured Refinements: British WW1 Medal
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
  • Country/ Organization: Great Britain
  • Issued/ Not-Issued: Issued
  • Type: Medals & Ribbons
  • Conflict: World War I (1914-1918)
  • Service: Army
  • Era: 1914-1945

3 Original WW1 Medals War Victory & George V Bravery In The Field R. F. A R. A

3 Original WW1 Medals War Victory & George V Bravery In The Field R. F. A R. A

3 Original WW1 Medals War Victory & George V Bravery In The Field R. F. A R. A

3 Original WW1 Medals War Victory & George V Bravery In The Field R. F. A R. A

3 Original WW1 Medals War Victory & George V Bravery In The Field R. F. A R. A

3 Original WW1 Medals War Victory & George V Bravery In The Field R. F. A R. A

3 Original WW1 Medals War Victory & George V Bravery In The Field R. F. A R. A

3 Original WW1 Medals War Victory & George V Bravery In The Field R. F. A R. A

3 Original WW1 Medals War Victory & George V Bravery In The Field R. F. A R. A

3 Original WW1 Medals War Victory & George V Bravery In The Field R. F. A R. A

3 Original WW1 Medals War Victory & George V Bravery In The Field R. F. A R. A

3 Original WW1 Medals War Victory & George V Bravery In The Field R. F. A R. A

3 Original WW1 Medals War Victory & George V Bravery In The Field R. F. A R. A

BUYERS & SELLERS OF. JEWELLERY / MILITARIA & COLLECTABLES. PLEASE READ CAREFULLY BEFORE CONTINUING…. WHAT YOU SEE IN THE PHOTOGRAPHS IS WHAT YOU WILL RECIEVE… NOTHING MORE / NOTHING LESS. IF AN ITEM COMES WITH PACKAGING OR PAPERWORK IT WILL BE INCLUDED IN THE LISTING & SHOWN IN THE PHOTOGRAPHS. I DO CONCIDER BEST OFFERS ON ALL MY ITEMS BUT DUE TO TIMEWASTERS I WILL ONLY REPLY TO SENSIBLE OFFERS. ANY BOXES THAT ARE INCLUDED WITH THE WATCHES I SELL ARE 100% AUTHENTIC TO THE BRAND LISTED BUT NOT NECESSARILY ORIGINAL TO THE WATCH UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED. PLEASE BE AWARE NONE OF THE WATCHES I SELL HAVE BEEN TESTED FOR WATER RESISTENCE. ANY VISUAL OR MECHANICAL FAULTS ARE LISTED IN THE FAULT SECTION AT THE BOTTOM OF THE LISTING. THIS LISTING IS FOR…. 3 original full sized WW1 medals. All 3 medals were issued to 229280 DVR. The War & Victory medal are stamped: R. The Bravery in the field medal is stamped R. All 3 medals look to be in good condition but please study the photographs carefully and make up your own mind as to their condition. All 3 medal comes with their correct ribbons. They were mounted using double sided sticky pads at some point and still have visible signs of this on the reverse of the ribbons. Sometimes I may replace a visibly worn or broken strap. Before being listed, each watch will be tested for time keeping over a 24 hour period. Because of the lack of service history with a lot of the watches i sell NO GUARANTEES are given or implied to the time keeping after a 24 hour period unless otherwise stated. Please bare in mind the majority of the watches i sell are PRE-OWNED & VINTAGE so they will show varying degrees of age & wear. PLEASE STUDY ALL THE PHOTOGRAPHS CAREFULLY AS THEY MAKE UP A VITAL PART OF THE DESCRIPTION. All items are described to the best of my ability. Please get intouch before leaving feedback as i will do my best to rectify any problem. The item “3 Original WW1 Medals War Victory & George V Bravery In The Field R. F. A R. A” is in sale since Sunday, October 20, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectables\Militaria\World War I (1914-1918)\Medals/ Ribbons”. The seller is “mad-albert-the-2nd” and is located in sedgley, West Midlands. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Country/ Organization: Great Britain
  • Issued/ Not-Issued: Issued
  • Type: Medals & Ribbons
  • Conflict: World War I (1914-1918)
  • Service: Army
  • Era: 1914-1945

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

ORIGINAL AND EMOTIVE COLLECTION OF WW1 ITEMS PERTAINING TO CAPTAIN PERCIVAL SPURGEON. DIED OF WOUNDS 18th MAY 1918. WW1 BRONZE MEMORIAL / DEATH PLAQUE NAMED TO ” PERCIVAL SPURGEON “. PAPER ENVELOPE SENT FROM C. (PLAQUE SECTION), ROYAL ARSENAL, LONDON, S. ADDRESSED TO MRS E. SPURGEON, HEATH COTTAGE, CHARMINSTER, BOURNMOUTH. WW1 WAR MEDAL AND VICTORY MEDAL CORRECTLY NAMED TO CAPT. ORIGINAL BOXES OF ISSUE. WW1 MEMORIAL SCROLL IN ORIGINAL TUBE NAMED TO ” CAPTAIN PERCIVAL SPURGEON, ROYAL ARMY SERVICE CORPS, ATT, ROYAL WEST SURREY REGIMENT “. ORIGINAL LETTER WRITTEN TO MRS SPURGEON (WIFE) BY 11446 SERGEANT J SMITH, 1 PLATOON, A COY, 7th Bn ROYAL WEST SURREY REGIMENT. SEVEN PAGES LONG AND WRITTEN IN PENCIL. DESCRIBES CAPTAIN SPURGEON`S FINAL HOURS. THE BATTALION MOVED UP TO THE TRENCHES, YOUR HUSBAND AND MYSELF WAS LEFT OUT, WE WERE TOGETHER UNTIL WE WERE WARNED TO JOIN OUR COY UP THE LINE. WE STARTED OFF FROM WHERE WE WERE STAYING ALL GOING WELL YOUR HUSBAND WAS RIDING HIS HORSE I WAS BESIDE HIM TALKING OF WHAT WE HAD BEEN THROUGH. WE HAD A REST ON THE SIDE OF THE ROAD AFTER MARCHING A GOOD DISTANCE. WE RESTED FOR TEN MINUTES AND YOUR HUSBAND SAID HE WOULD FINISH THE JOURNEY ON FOOT AS HE THOUGHT THAT SOMETHING WOULD HAPPEN TO HIM. I TOLD HIM NOT TO SAY THINGS LIKE THAT OR ELSE HE WOULD PUT THE WIND UP ME. WE HAD BEEN MARCHING FOR ABOUT HALF AN HOUR WHEN WE CAME TO A VILLAGE WHICH HE WAS SHELLING WE HAD JUST GOT TO THE LIFT OF THE VILLAGE WHEN HE MUST HAVE SPOTTED US SO YOU CAN GUESS HE STARTED ON US, WELL THE FIRST SHELL HE SENT OVER DROPPED IN THE FRONT OF WHERE YOUR POOR HUSBAND AND ME WERE STANDING THE NEXT I HEARD WAS YOUR POOR HUSBAND CALLING OUT MY NAME I WAS SHOOK UP MYSELF AND FELT GROGGY BUT I RAN TO YOUR HUSBAND WHO WAS BLEEDING VERY MUCH , A SMALL EXTRACT. SERGEANT JOHN SMITH SURVIVED THE WAR. ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPH OF CAPTAIN SPURGEON IN UNIFORM. ORIGINAL WAR OFFICE LETTER DATED 29th MAY 1922. SENT TO MRS P SURGEON. ORIGINAL WW1 OFFICERS COMMISSION TO SECOND LIEUTENANT P SPURGEON. DATED 24th MARCH 1915. COPY OF MEDAL INDEX CARD SHOWING ENTITLEMENT TO WAR AND VICTORY MEDALS. COPY OF SOLDIERS DIED IN THE GREAT WAR AND CWGC CASUALTY DETAILS. CAPTAIN SPURGEON IS ENTITLED TO A WAR MEDAL AND VICTORY MEDAL. SERVED WITH THE ARMY SERVICE CORPS ATTACHED TO THE 7th Bn ROYAL WEST SURREY REGIMENT. PERCIVAL SPURGEON WAS THE SON OF SIR ARTHUR SPURGEON, HEAD OF CASSELL AND COMPANY LTD. THE MEDALS ARE EXCELLENT / MINT CONDITION. THE PLAQUE IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH A GOOD COLOUR AND PATINA, PLEASE SEE PHOTO`S. ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE TEXT 07968045939. The item “WW1 PLAQUE, WAR & VICTORY MEDALS, CAPTAIN PERCIVAL SPURGEON, LETTER, PHOTO, SCROLL” is in sale since Thursday, November 21, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectables\Militaria\World War I (1914-1918)\Medals/ Ribbons”. The seller is “celtic_1966″ and is located in Gloucester. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Modified Item: No
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
  • Country/ Organization: Great Britain
  • Issued/ Not-Issued: Issued
  • Type: Medals & Ribbons
  • Conflict: World War I (1914-1918)
  • Service: Army
  • Era: 1914-1945

WWI WW1 3rd Division Engineer 6 Bar Victory Medal, Dogtags, Souvenirs, IDed RARE

WWI WW1 3rd Division Engineer 6 Bar Victory Medal, Dogtags, Souvenirs, IDed RARE

WWI WW1 3rd Division Engineer 6 Bar Victory Medal, Dogtags, Souvenirs, IDed RARE

WWI WW1 3rd Division Engineer 6 Bar Victory Medal, Dogtags, Souvenirs, IDed RARE

A great estate lot from Emory Close, 6th US Engineers, US 3rd Division, AEF. One of the only units with a victory medal with such a high number of bars. With dog-tags, Austrian enemy souvenirs including a watch chain, medal, etc. Great little lot with a truly rare medal. All items are original and untouched, and as shown. Items are shown FRONT and BACK where applicable and possible! The item “WWI WW1 3rd Division Engineer 6 Bar Victory Medal, Dogtags, Souvenirs, IDed RARE” is in sale since Sunday, November 24, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\WW I (1914-18)\Original Period Items\United States\Medals, Pins & Ribbons”. The seller is “notime” and is located in Saint Petersburg, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.

Ww 1us 5 Bar Victory Medal Rare Almost Mint Medal

Ww 1us 5 Bar Victory Medal Rare Almost Mint Medal

Ww 1us 5 Bar Victory Medal Rare Almost Mint Medal

Beautiful WW1 Victory medal. The item “WW 1US 5 BAR VICTORY MEDAL RARE ALMOST MINT MEDAL” is in sale since Tuesday, November 19, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\WW I (1914-18)\Original Period Items\United States\Medals, Pins & Ribbons”. The seller is “57-cat” and is located in Phoenix, Arizona. This item can be shipped worldwide.

WW1 Military Cross, 1914/15 Star British War Victory Medal MINIATURE Dress UD60

WW1 Military Cross, 1914/15 Star British War Victory Medal MINIATURE Dress UD60

Add to Favourite Sellers. Ask Us a Question. WW1 Military Cross, 1914/15 Star British War Victory Medal MINIATURE Dress UD60. Guaranteed original, complete and intact. This is an original. WW1 British Medal MINIATURE Trio for sale. Please see our other items for more original WW1, WW2 & post war British military medals for sale. For more original WW1 medals for sale. During World War I, there were four main medals issued: the 1914 Star, 1914-15 Star, Victory Medal, and the British War Medal. Png 1914 Star 1914 Star. Png 1914-15 Star British War Medal BAR. Svg British War Medal Victory Medal ribbon bar. Svg Victory Medal Territorial Forces War Medal BAR. Svg Territorial Force War Medal Mercantile Marine War Medal BAR. Svg Mercantile Marine War Medal The most frequent combinations are “trios” and “pairs”. Trios are made up of one or other of the 1914 or 1914-15 Stars (they could not be awarded together), the British War Medal and the Victory Medal. The three medals were sometimes irreverently referred to as “Pip, Squeak and Wilfred”. Pairs are generally for servicemen who joined the war after 1915, and are the British War Medal with the Victory Medal, colloquially known as the “Mutt and Jeff” pair. Occasionally one medal was issued, the British War Medal. Merchant seaman were entitled to the Mercantile Marine Medal (issued by the Board of Trade) and usually the British War Medal as well. The Territorial Force War Medal was awarded to members of the Territorial Force and Territorial Force Nursing Services who served overseas; it is the rarest of the five Great War medals. The Memorial Plaque was issued to the next-of-kin of deceased service personnel. Please see our other items for more original WW1, WW2 & post war British military medal for sale including other WW1 Medals. Designed by E2E Solutions Ltd. The item “WW1 Military Cross, 1914/15 Star British War Victory Medal MINIATURE Dress UD60″ is in sale since Wednesday, September 18, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectables\Militaria\World War I (1914-1918)\Medals/ Ribbons”. The seller is “britishmilitarybadges” and is located in Bromley. This item can be shipped worldwide.

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

Ww1 Plaque, War & Victory Medals, Captain Percival Spurgeon, Letter, Photo, Scroll

ORIGINAL AND EMOTIVE COLLECTION OF WW1 ITEMS PERTAINING TO CAPTAIN PERCIVAL SPURGEON. DIED OF WOUNDS 18th MAY 1918. WW1 BRONZE MEMORIAL / DEATH PLAQUE NAMED TO ” PERCIVAL SPURGEON “. PAPER ENVELOPE SENT FROM C. (PLAQUE SECTION), ROYAL ARSENAL, LONDON, S. ADDRESSED TO MRS E. SPURGEON, HEATH COTTAGE, CHARMINSTER, BOURNMOUTH. WW1 WAR MEDAL AND VICTORY MEDAL CORRECTLY NAMED TO CAPT. ORIGINAL BOXES OF ISSUE. WW1 MEMORIAL SCROLL IN ORIGINAL TUBE NAMED TO ” CAPTAIN PERCIVAL SPURGEON, ROYAL ARMY SERVICE CORPS, ATT, ROYAL WEST SURREY REGIMENT “. ORIGINAL LETTER WRITTEN TO MRS SPURGEON (WIFE) BY 11446 SERGEANT J SMITH, 1 PLATOON, A COY, 7th Bn ROYAL WEST SURREY REGIMENT. SEVEN PAGES LONG AND WRITTEN IN PENCIL. DESCRIBES CAPTAIN SPURGEON`S FINAL HOURS. THE BATTALION MOVED UP TO THE TRENCHES, YOUR HUSBAND AND MYSELF WAS LEFT OUT, WE WERE TOGETHER UNTIL WE WERE WARNED TO JOIN OUR COY UP THE LINE. WE STARTED OFF FROM WHERE WE WERE STAYING ALL GOING WELL YOUR HUSBAND WAS RIDING HIS HORSE I WAS BESIDE HIM TALKING OF WHAT WE HAD BEEN THROUGH. WE HAD A REST ON THE SIDE OF THE ROAD AFTER MARCHING A GOOD DISTANCE. WE RESTED FOR TEN MINUTES AND YOUR HUSBAND SAID HE WOULD FINISH THE JOURNEY ON FOOT AS HE THOUGHT THAT SOMETHING WOULD HAPPEN TO HIM. I TOLD HIM NOT TO SAY THINGS LIKE THAT OR ELSE HE WOULD PUT THE WIND UP ME. WE HAD BEEN MARCHING FOR ABOUT HALF AN HOUR WHEN WE CAME TO A VILLAGE WHICH HE WAS SHELLING WE HAD JUST GOT TO THE LIFT OF THE VILLAGE WHEN HE MUST HAVE SPOTTED US SO YOU CAN GUESS HE STARTED ON US, WELL THE FIRST SHELL HE SENT OVER DROPPED IN THE FRONT OF WHERE YOUR POOR HUSBAND AND ME WERE STANDING THE NEXT I HEARD WAS YOUR POOR HUSBAND CALLING OUT MY NAME I WAS SHOOK UP MYSELF AND FELT GROGGY BUT I RAN TO YOUR HUSBAND WHO WAS BLEEDING VERY MUCH , A SMALL EXTRACT. SERGEANT JOHN SMITH SURVIVED THE WAR. ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPH OF CAPTAIN SPURGEON IN UNIFORM. ORIGINAL WAR OFFICE LETTER DATED 29th MAY 1922. SENT TO MRS P SURGEON. ORIGINAL WW1 OFFICERS COMMISSION TO SECOND LIEUTENANT P SPURGEON. DATED 24th MARCH 1915. COPY OF MEDAL INDEX CARD SHOWING ENTITLEMENT TO WAR AND VICTORY MEDALS. COPY OF SOLDIERS DIED IN THE GREAT WAR AND CWGC CASUALTY DETAILS. CAPTAIN SPURGEON IS ENTITLED TO A WAR MEDAL AND VICTORY MEDAL. SERVED WITH THE ARMY SERVICE CORPS ATTACHED TO THE 7th Bn ROYAL WEST SURREY REGIMENT. PERCIVAL SPURGEON WAS THE SON OF SIR ARTHUR SPURGEON, HEAD OF CASSELL AND COMPANY LTD. THE MEDALS ARE EXCELLENT / MINT CONDITION. THE PLAQUE IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH A GOOD COLOUR AND PATINA, PLEASE SEE PHOTO`S. ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE TEXT 07968045939. The item “WW1 PLAQUE, WAR & VICTORY MEDALS, CAPTAIN PERCIVAL SPURGEON, LETTER, PHOTO, SCROLL” is in sale since Thursday, October 10, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectables\Militaria\World War I (1914-1918)\Medals/ Ribbons”. The seller is “celtic_1966″ and is located in Gloucester. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Modified Item: No
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
  • Country/ Organization: Great Britain
  • Issued/ Not-Issued: Issued
  • Type: Medals & Ribbons
  • Conflict: World War I (1914-1918)
  • Service: Army
  • Era: 1914-1945

WW1 BRONZE FRENCH ART DECO MEDAL BY P. TURIN VICTORY 1918 for GENERAL WEYGAND

WW1 BRONZE FRENCH ART DECO MEDAL BY P. TURIN VICTORY 1918 for GENERAL WEYGAND

WW1 BRONZE FRENCH ART DECO MEDAL BY P. TURIN VICTORY 1918 for GENERAL WEYGAND

WW1 BRONZE FRENCH ART DECO MEDAL BY P. TURIN VICTORY 1918 for GENERAL WEYGAND

WW1 BRONZE FRENCH ART DECO MEDAL BY P. TURIN VICTORY 1918 for GENERAL WEYGAND

WW1 BRONZE FRENCH ART DECO MEDAL BY P. TURIN VICTORY 1918 for GENERAL WEYGAND

WW1 BRONZE FRENCH ART DECO MEDAL BY P. TURIN VICTORY 1918 for GENERAL WEYGAND

WW1 BRONZE FRENCH ART DECO MEDAL BY P. TURIN VICTORY 1918 for GENERAL WEYGAND

Bronze French art deco medal with its box signed by : Pierre TURIN. You won the biggest battle of history – November 12 – 1918 – FOCH maréchal. Vous avez gagné la plus grande bataille de l’histoire 12 Novembre 1918 – FOCH. Assigned To : Général Maxime WEYGAND. Maxime Weygand : born in Brussels on January 21, 1867, died in Paris on January 28, 1965, is a French general officer, member of the French Academy. He played a major role during the two world wars. Marshal Foch’s right-hand man at the end of the First World War, he was commissioned, on November 11, 1918, to read the conditions of the armistice in Rethondes to the German delegation. Named by Paul Reynaud May 19, 1940 commander-in-chief of the French army to replace General Gamelin, he can not prevent defeat at the Battle of France. He was then the first to declare himself an armistice supporter (as in the First World War) with Germany. On June 17, 1940, he becomes Minister of War of the Petain government, prepares the signing of the Armistice Treaty on June 22, then participates for two months in the Vichy government, before being appointed on September 4, 1940 commander for Africa. North where he creates and organizes the army of Africa in relation with the American and British services. Recalled and relieved by Petain of his command under German pressure in November 1941, he was placed under house arrest in a villa in Provence where he received a letter from President Roosevelt asking him to continue his action. Arrested by the Gestapo on the eve of the invasion of the southern zone by the Germans on 11 November 1942, he was deported to Germany and interned until the end of the war. Arrested on his return from Germany, accused of high treason and imprisoned by the Gaullists, he benefits from a no place, becomes the defender of the memory of Marshal Pétain, then the support of supporters of French Algeria during the war. Very good condition – no shock on the edge. E DGE : ” BRONZE ” with ” CORNUCOPIA SYMBOL (Paris Mint)”. MEASURE : 6,8 cm – 2.67 inches. WEIGHT : 146 gr : 5.14 ounces. The item “WW1 BRONZE FRENCH ART DECO MEDAL BY P. TURIN VICTORY 1918 for GENERAL WEYGAND” is in sale since Friday, May 3, 2019. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Exonumia\Medals”. The seller is “ochristo1″ and is located in Boufféré. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Composition: Bronze
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: France
  • Brand: Paris Mint