Lusitania Casualty Medal John Melia Mercantile Marine For Sale

Reluctantly selling due to ill health a great Mercantile Marine medal named to JOHN MELIA aged 50 years a greaser on the SS LUSITANIA WHO DIED ON 07/05/1915 when the ship was sunk by aGerman submarine together with some associated, ephemera, consisting of two large Lusitania commemorative medals used I believe as fund raising for the families of the casualties, a period post card the packet of issue for the medal, the condolence/sympathy slip with Winston Churchill signature as secretary of state for war and a framed IN MEMORIUM print of the Lusitania (re framed as the original frame fell apart). When the 100 anniversary of the Titanic took place there was a huge interest in Titanic items and with the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Lusitaniacoming in 2015, Lusitania items will beeven more sought after, asthe sinking was a major factor in bringing the USA into the first world war. Will ship world wide as long as the buyer pays for adequate postal insurance. Postage within the UK £12.50 as the items will have to be boxed due to the size and fragility of the framed print. Overseas please enquire at end of sale

On 25-Mar-13 at 11:20:40 GMT, seller added the following information:

JOHN MELIA IS RECORDED WITH THE COMMONWEALTH GRAVES COMMISSION, AND IS REMEMBERED ON THE TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, HE WAS THE SON OF PATRICK AND MARGARET MELIA,OF 4 ARGO ROAD WATERLOO LANCS BORN ORMSKIRK.IF YOU REQUIRE ANY FURTHER DETAILS OR PHOTOGRAPHS PLEASE CONTACT ME ON lio2527@hotmail.com

On 29-Mar-13 at 10:38:55 GMT, seller added the following information:

After numerous questions about posting to the USA, I appreciate it is of historic importance to the American collectors and will gladly post to theUSA, many many thanks for the interest lio2527@hotmail.com


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