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An outstanding group to Master Air Signaller J F Clark RAF. Medals mounted as worn - Air Force Cross QE2 dated 1975

(unnamed as issued), Air Force Medal QE2 (X4167956 F. Sgt J F Clark RAF), General Service Medal QE2 with Arabian

Peninsula clasp (4167956 Sgt J F Clark RAF), Campaign Service Medal QE2 with South Arabia clasp (X4167956 FS. J F Clark

RAF), QE2 Meritorious Service Medal (DEI: GRATIA:) (M Air Sig J F Clark (X4167956) RAF) and QE2 RAF LSGC Medal

(DEI: GRATIA:) (M.Sig. J F Clark (X4167956) RAF), with bar to RAF LSGC Medal (loose in box of issue). His MSM was listed

in the Queens Birthday Honours 1987. Voted RAF Man of the Year 1976 while serving at RAF Lossiemouth 'D' Flight, 202

Sqdn. James (Jim) Frood Clarks AFC was L/G 4/11/1975 for rescuing a climber on 17/7/75 from Sron na Ciche, Isle of Skye

who was lying on a narrow ledge on a near vertical rock face approx 1000 feet from base, Clark pushed the stretcher up the rock

face to the injured climber having detached himself from the helicopter which was short of fuel and dangerously close to the rock

face. His Air Force Medal was L/G in the Birthday Honours List 1973 for his outstanding service as an instructor during a recent

tour at Valley. RAF LSGC Medal awarded 1973. The lot includes several original newspaper cuttings, photos, and other

documents including Report on the Helicopter Rescue in Moray Firth 22nd April 1973, several telegrams re Awards, letter from

rescued climbing accident victim. Cases for AFM and AFC, named ID Tags and eight RAF Flying Log Books. The Log Books

start on 10/11/1955 with 228 Sqdn including operation 'NIGNOG' Sharjah - Bahrain. From April 1959 served with 42 Sqdn,

March 1960 served with 205 Sqdn, Nov 1962 served with 204 Sqdn. Served with 78 Sqdn in Aden on operation 'Icarus'. His

final Log Book entry was for October 1990. Clark is also mentioned in books 'Drama In The Air by John Beattie' (Chapter 2),

and 'From Borneo to Lockerbie' by Geoffrey Leeming (Chapter 18). This superb and very unusual modern grouping is seldom

seen on the market. GVF-EF (6)

£6500 - £7500


Armistice rare original Naval WW1 signal, message on

RN Naval signal paper, Board of the Admiralty desire to

express to all Officers & Men of the RN & RM their

thanks on a triumph of no parallel and with the successful

internment of the German Fleet etc the paper dated

6/14 , message 23-11-1918 addressed to several inc

Senior Officer Submarines, VF

£90 - £100


Army cloth trade badges, various (approx 19)

£20 - £25


Army LSGC Medal QV named to 8753 Pte W Young

Gren Gds. With copy service papers, born Wells,

Somerset. This medal his only entitlement. Few small

edge bumps, GVF

£80 - £85


Army LSGC Medal to 495 Serjt Chas Ford Royal

Engineers. A Miner, born at Sandhurst near

Wokingham. Few edge bumps noted VF

£60 - £65


Army LSGC Medal to 6452 Qr.Mr Sergt Henry Richard

Fletcher Grenadier Guards. With copy service papers,

photo, and Original Letters. Born Mary Abbotts,

Kensington, London. Lived Broomgrove, Hastings. NEF


£100 - £150


Army LS&GC Victoria impressed 756 Corpl.

T.Rockingham 2-22nd Foot (Cheshire Regt) with full

papers, he served at Malta, Mauritius and The East

Indies, no campaign medals missing, GVF

£170 - £180


Army LS&GC Victoria (Large lettered Reverse) 997

Robt.Clarke 60th Rifles and dated 1855, Robert Clarke

was awarded his LS&GC whilst on Malta in 1855 with

£5 gratuity, only eight 1855 dated LS&GC medals to

60th Rifles. Suspender replaced with ornate wide flat

suspender, with copy LS&GC roll confirming the above,


£170 - £180


Artillery Officers high quality gilt belt buckle, Victorian

crown, and 'Ubique' clasp

£40 - £50


ATS Pair medals Service documents with soldiers pay

book and release book 1942 dated diary autograph

album to W/343014 Marjorie Emily Brett enlisted 30-

11-1942 also comes with selection of documents, photos


£60 - £65


ATS Service and pay book Defence and War medals

photo etc to W1141 Peggy Dipple enlisted 23-11-1938

£35 - £40


ATS Soldiers Service and pay book Defence and War

medals with photo album with some good ATS photos all

to W/57376 Janet W R Ivens trade Clark att'd RAOC.

£70 - £75


ATS WW2 Ladies group, 39-45 Defence & War medals,

W/Y4092 Alice Janosevic, served 1941-1952 discharged

on marriage by request, rank Sgt, possibly Polish or

Czech ? With cap badge & ATS sweetheart badge, book,


£40 - £50


Australian WW2 War Medal named to E. N. O'Brien

R.A.N.R. (Nursing Medal)

£20 - £25


Aviators or Motoring early leather gloves, 2 pairs

£30 - £35


Badges - pair of T/15/London blackened should titles (2)

£30 - £35


Badges a 5th Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards "set" of

cap, collars (pair) and shoulder titles 1929-1939, VF

£30 - £35


Badges a colonial assortment mostly of shoulder titles,

mostly VF

£40 - £50


Badges a good selection of Cavalry shoulder titles,

possibly odd repair, in collectors case

£90 - £100


Badges a good selection of shoulder titles, possibly odd

repair, in collectors case

£90 - £100


Badges a good selection of shoulder titles, possibly odd

repair, in collectors case

£90 - £100


Badges a good selection of shoulder titles, possibly odd

repair, in collectors case

£90 - £100