WW2 MEDALS, OFFICERS CAP, BADGES, COMMISION. R.K DOWDING ROYAL NAVY / R.N.R

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  • Item Category: Militaria & Weapons
  • Source: eBay UK
  • Sold Date: May 07,2012
  • Channel: Online Auction

THE FOLLOWING ITEMS WERE FOUND DURING A HOUSE CLEARANCE HERE IN SUSSEX. 1] FULL SIZE WW2 MEDALS, MOUNTED AS WORN, 1939-45 STAR, ATLANTIC STAR WITH BAR FRANCE & GERMANY [ I BELIEVE THE BAR IS A TAILORS COPY], DEFENCE MEDAL, WAR MEDAL. 2] OFFICERS R.N PEAKED CAP WITH KINGS CROWN BADGE. 3] R.N.V.R CLOTH BADGE. 4] R.N KINGS CROWN CAP BADGE, WW2 PERIOD, THE BULLION IS TARNISHED. 5] LEATHER WALLET, CARD INSIDE FROM A RESTAURANT THAT R.K DOWDING OWNED AT ONE TIME. 6] 1953 R.N.V.R COMMISION DOCUMENT, HE WAS A TEMPORARY LIEUTENANT R.N.V.R AT THIS TIME. 7] I.D TAG, 3.2 CM IN DIAMETER '' REGINALD K DOWDING LONDON ENG '' AMERICAN FLAG IN THE CENTRE, I GUESS HE WORKED FOR AN AMERICAN SHIPPING LINE AT ONE TIME. 8] 1952 NAVAL IDENTITY CARD, REGINALD KENNETH DOWDING WAS BORN IN SOUTHAMPTON IN 1912. 9] DIARY FROM HIS EARLY DAYS AT SEA. JOINED GRAVESEND SEA SCHOOL SEPTEMBER 2ND 1929, ABOUT SIX PAGES COVER HIS EARLY VOYAGES WITH THE MERCHANT NAVY, SOME PAGE COVER HIS FIRST CAR, A HILLMAN MINX PURCHASED IN 1937. INTERESTING GROUPING, THE WW2 MEDALS ARE IN A CARDBOARD BOX THAT IS THE TYPE A R.N.V.R DECORATION CAME IN, I WONDERED IF HE WAS ENTITLED TO A R.N.V.R DECORATION?. GOOD CONDITION....PLEASE SEE PHOTOS FOR MORE DETAILS. WE POST WORLDWIDE. SORRY NO BUY IT NOW... .

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