Offered is a Royal Navy Medal group to Able Seaman H. Stanley, who served in WW2 fighting in the Burma & Italy Campaign. He remained in the R.
N in 1956 to take part in Operation Musketeer, which was the British/French occupation of the Suez. Medal bar includes 1939 Star, Burma Star, Italy Star, War Medal 1939 45, Naval General Service Medal (1915) with clasp NEAR EAST. Impressed named D/JX 555096 H. All others un named as issued.Original period swing mounted as worn. Sources vary as to the number issued 17,800 20,500. The British deployed some 66 major warships, 38 lesser vessels (landing craft etc) and others all up about 180 ships. This was the last major naval operation that Britain has been able to launch on such a large scale.
The medal roll for the N. M clasp Near East is not available presumably destroyed by the M. 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 "WW2 & OPERATION MUSKETEER ROYAL NAVY MEDAL GROUP TO ABLE SEAMAN STANLEY SUEZ" is in sale since Wednesday, November 18, 2020.
This item is in the category "Collectables\Militaria\1939 - 1945 (WWII)". The seller is "jb_military_antiques_14" and is located in 2/135 Russell St, Morley, Perth, WA. This item can be shipped worldwide.