An original British medal grouping. A 1936 India General Service Medal, North West Frontier 1937-39 clasp, re-named to 845609 R. With 1939/45 Star, Burma Star, 1939/45 War Medal, unnamed as issued. Venton was taken prisoner of war by the Japanese whilst serving with the 5th Fd Regiment at the fall of Singapore on 15 February 1942. His original 1936 IGSM may have been lost during WW2. With copied attestation papers, enlisted 1935, discharged 1947. The item “Original 1936 IGSM and World War Two Medal Grouping, POW Singapore” is in sale since Friday, December 11, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectables\Militaria\World War II (1939-1945)\Medals/ Ribbons”. The seller is “hornbeammilitaria” and is located in Bromsgrove. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Modified Item: No
- Era: 1914-1945
- Type: Medals & Ribbons
- Country/ Organization: Great Britain
- Conflict: World War II (1939-1945)