Original First World War Military Medal (mm) 62nd Machine Gun Corps - Hood
This item has been shown 0 times.
Original First World War Military Medal (mm) 62nd Machine Gun Corps - Hood :
trevthecat Store Original full sized First World War Military Medal awarded for Bravery In The Field to Sergeant John Hood who served during the Great War with the 62nd Company Machine Gun Corps and also with the Kings Royal Rifle Corps.Military Medal confirmed in the London Gazette dated 11 November 1916 so it's likely that this is a Battle of the Somme award.Also Mentioned In Despatches whilst serving as the Company Quarter Master Sergeant with the 49th Machine Gun Corps - London Gazette 10 July 1919.Medal Index Card shows he was also awarded the British War and Victory Medals.Military Medal named in impressed capitals to:4942 SJT. J. W. HOOD. 62/ COY M. G. C.Some small edge knocks on the medal, please view photos.
Posted with Mobile