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May 2012's News

Diamond Jubilee

Diamond Jubilee All for a good cause UNDER normal circumstances we wouldn’t necessarily promote one auctioneer over another nor automatically suggest that auctions are a better place to sell than through a dealer or indeed privately. Every auctioneer (indeed every auction) will have their own merits to consider… Read more or leave comments Posted on Thurs, 31 May 2012 by Alyson Thomas
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Medal review

The Prime Minister has announced an independent review of the rules and principles governing the awarding of military campaign medals. According to the MOD's own website the following are areas of particular interest: Awards being considered after a period of five years has elapsed after a… Read more or leave comments Posted on Wed, 9 May 2012 by Phil Mussell
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Hero of R101

Hero of R101 A TECHNICAL hitch at a London sale we attended recently meant that bidding couldn’t take place via their internet bidding system. This, on the surface, would seem a trifle inconvenient but little more, after all the ‘phones were fully manned and anyone wanting to place a bid could simply give the… Read more or leave comments Posted on Wed, 9 May 2012 by Alyson Thomas
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Missing from New Zealand

Many will recall the recent conviction of Keith Davies following extensive thefts of medals from New Zealand's National Army Museum in the late 1990s/early 2000s. Many of the medals stolen have been recovered, however many haven't and the Museum has now posted a list of those still missing. They… Read more or leave comments Posted on Thurs, 3 May 2012 by Phil Mussell
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