trish nettleton
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hello all,im new to this so please be patient with me, i have a war medal from the first world war, it has a number along the side then the name and initials , plus pte . so i have tried searching…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Sylvia Apr 12.

 

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Sylvia replied to trish nettleton's discussion service number
"I don't know the website, but I gather that they list both missing medals and medals that are e.g. put up for sale. In this case I don't think that currently anyone is listed as looking for these medals. Sylvia"
Apr 12
trish nettleton replied to trish nettleton's discussion service number
"Eliz Thank you for that, i'm going to contact them, i remember when i received it i felt like,...how can anyone sell family medals, but it came from someone else's collection. now i know someone is looking for it ill contact…"
Apr 12
Elizabeth Allen replied to trish nettleton's discussion service number
"Trish,  I found the contact details on that site  - just go near the top right hand side of the home page and there is a CONTACT US section you can click on - good luck Eliz."
Apr 12
Elizabeth Allen replied to trish nettleton's discussion service number
"Trish,  That photo of the medal posted on the site that Sylvia found could have been taken a long while ago when the ribbon was in much better condition - it certainly looks like the same one Maybe Sylvia can work out how to contact these…"
Apr 12
trish nettleton replied to trish nettleton's discussion service number
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Apr 12
trish nettleton replied to trish nettleton's discussion service number
"hi again Elizabeth, yes it does look the same, the only difference is the ribbon is a lot more worn and tattered than in the photo. i cant seem to find where to notify on that site that i have the medal. Trish "
Apr 12
Elizabeth Allen replied to trish nettleton's discussion service number
"Trish, Yes I read the other replies tonight and that is great news he has been identified I am not sure if it is the same medal that you have - is it the same on the reverse side as in the photo of the missing medal? I am not sure how you go about…"
Apr 12
trish nettleton replied to trish nettleton's discussion service number
"im investigating the medal now to see if it is same and it looks like it is, i have uploaded the photo of the medal i have, yes i bought it on ebay but i didn't remember buying it that long ago. so does this mean the family is looking for the…"
Apr 12
trish nettleton replied to trish nettleton's discussion service number
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Apr 11
trish nettleton replied to trish nettleton's discussion service number
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Apr 11
trish nettleton replied to trish nettleton's discussion service number
"thank you so much Sylvia! you found him. i appreciate it very much. thank you again. regards trish"
Apr 11
trish nettleton replied to trish nettleton's discussion service number
"hello Elizabeth, i have taken photos to up load today but just saw Sylvia,s answer and she has found him!! thank you for your help in this i appreciate the time you took to help me regards trish."
Apr 11
Sylvia replied to trish nettleton's discussion service number
"Service number is confirmed here: Commonwealth 1914-1918 British War Medal named to 56906 to Pte J.W. HARPER Royal Army Medical Corps. J.W.HARPER British War Medal Service No: 56906 Unit No: Royal Army Medical Corps Corps/Service: Medical Corps…"
Apr 11
Sylvia replied to trish nettleton's discussion service number
"This one?: http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/D2557414 He seems to have been issued with the Victory and British medals Sylvia"
Apr 10
Elizabeth Allen replied to trish nettleton's discussion service number
"Trish, I have gone through all the HARPER surnames who served in WW1 and cannot find one with that service number It is possible he might have joined up with a British Regiment which would not be listed in our WW1 records Can you download a photo of…"
Apr 10
trish nettleton replied to trish nettleton's discussion service number
"Hello Elizabeth, thank you for responding, im not sure what his service number is, if it is the numbers on the side of his medal, the number is 56906. regards, trish."
Apr 9

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