Ww2 Mint Boxed R.a.f Air Crew Europe Medal Group With Original Docs & Photos For Sale

OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS I WILL BE LISTING A SMALL COLLECTION OF COLLECTABLE ITEMS DIRECTFROMA NUMBER OF DECEASED ESTATES AND OTHER PRIVATE SOURCES. AS SUCH MOST ITEMS ARE FRESH TO THE COLLECTORS MARKET AND ARE RIPE FOR RESEARCH BY THE EVENTUAL LUCKY PURCHASER.

A SUPERB 100% GENUINE & RARE WW2 GROUP OF MEDALS & ASSOCIATED DOCUMENTS TO A MEMBER OF THE ROYAL AIR FORCE WHO WAS SHOT DOWN AS A NAVIGATOR IN 1941 AND BADLY WOUNDED. HE THEN BECAME A MEMBER OF THE CATERPILLAR CLUB AND A PRISONER OF WAR IN GERMAN HANDS

942685.WARRANT OFFICER STAR, AIR CREW EUROPE STAR, 1939-45 WAR MEDAL ALL IN NEF/EF CONDITION WITH THE ORIGINAL RIBBONS.HOUSED IN THE ORIGINAL BOX OF ISSUE WITH THE ORIGINAL AWARD DOCUMENT. THE BOX IS ADDRESSED TO THE RECIPIENT AS J.B.JONES.ESQ, 24 REDHEUGH ROAD, GATESHEAD 8, COUNTY DURHAM (THE ADDRESS LABEL HAS BEEN PARTLY REMOVED BUT CAN STILL BE MADE OUT)

ALL THE MEDALS ARE 100% GENUINE INCLUDING THE RARE AIR CREW EUROPE STAR (SEE PICTURES FOR DETAILS)

ALONG WITH THE MINT BOXED MEDAL GROUP I HAVE THE FOLLOWING ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS & PHOTOGRAPHS

1) WELCOME HOME CERTIFICATE FROM THE PEOPLE OF GATESHEAD

2) TWO LETTERS DATED 1946 SENT TO THE RECIPIENT AND HIS WIFE SENT BY A FAMILY IN HOLLAND ASKING FOR NEWS OF THE RECIPIENT. THIS FAMILY FOUND HIM WHEN HIS AIRCRAFT CRASHED AND TREATED HIS WOUNDS BEFORE THE ARRIVAL OF THE GERMAN FORCES (THE RECIPIENT WAS BADLY WOUNDED IN BOTH LEGS & WAS LUCKY TO MAKE IT OUT ALIVE)

3) FIVE LARGE PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE RECIPIENT AND OTHER COURSE MEMBERS FOR THE NUMBER 13 WO/AGS COURSE IN NOVEMBER 1940 (ONE OF THESE IS SIGNED ON THE REVERSE BY EVERY MEMBER)

4) A SMALLER PHOTO OF THE FULL COURSE DATED NOVEMBER 1940 TO THE REVERSE

5) THREE PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE PILOTS AND WO/AGS NO-13 COURSE COMMENCING 15-12-1940

6) GROUP PHOTO OF FLYING CONTROL AND METEROLOGICAL SECTIONS SKELLINTHORPE 1945 (THIS PHOTO INCLUDES THE RECIPIENTS WIFE IN UNIFORM)

7) TWO PHOTOS OF THE RECIPIENT AND HIS MATE IN UNIFORM (DATED FEB 1941 TO THE REVERSE)

8) A PHOTO OF THE RECIPIENT AND HIS TWO MATES IN UNIFORM

9) TWO PHOTOS OF THE SAME TWO CHAPS AS IN PHOTO NUMBER SEVEN. WITH DETAILS ON THE REVERSE THAT STATE HARRY GREEN & BERNARD JONES JUNE 1940

10) PHOTO OF A QUICK NOTE DATED 19-6-1941 THAT SAYS I AM OK LANDED IN HOLLAND, CRASHED.TELL PAT I WILL SEE HER AGAIN FROM BERNARD

11) TWO SMALL PHOTOS OF BERNARD & HARRY IN UNIFORM

12) EIGHT ORIGINAL PHOTOGRAPHS OF MUSICALS STAGED IN STALAG LUFT ONE

13) SEVEN ASSORTED SMALL & LARGE CREW PHOTOGRAPHS

14) HAND TINTED PHOTO OF A PLANE

SGT J.B (BERNARD) JONES WAS SHOT DOWN ON THE NIGHT OF THE 17TH/18TH OF JUNE 1941 WHILST ATTACKING COLOGNE AS A NAVIGATOR IN WHITLEY N1462. HE WAS BADLY WOUNDED IN BOTH LEGS AND ENDED UP AS A PRISONER OF WAR WITH P.O.W NUMBER 2361 IN CAMP 357 AT KOPERIKUS IN POLAND. BUT FIRST SPENT A FAIR BIT OF TIME AS A PRISONER OF WAR IN STALAG LUFT ONE.

THE RECIPIENTS FAMILY ALSO STATED THAT HE WAS A MEMBER OF THE IRVING PARACHUTE CATERPILLAR CLUB?

THE WHITLEY THAT HE WAS IN AS A NAVIGATOR WAS SHOT DOWN BY NIGHT FIGHTER OBLT WOLFGANG THIMMIG.2/NJG1 1.41 HRS & THIS WAS HIS FIRST RECORDED VICTORY

THE RECIPIENT MARRIED A W.A..A.F WHO WAS SERVING AT R.A.F SKEELINGTHORPE AND WAS ONE OF THE FEW FEMALE RECIPIENTS OF A MENTION IN DESPATCHES FOR WW2. (I HAVE ALSO LISTED HER MEDAL GROUP & DOCUMENTS TODAY)

100% GENUINE AND SCARCE.

I TRY TO GIVE A GOOD DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF EVERY LOT THAT I SELL ALONG WITH GOOD QUALTY PHOTOS. HOWEVER PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ASK ANY QUESTIONS THAT YOU MAY HAVE?

AS WITH ALL MY LOTS THIS LOT WILL START AT £4.99 TO ALLOW IT TO FINDS ITS OWN MARKET PRICE

PLEASE TAKE A MOMENT TO VIEWOUR OTHERCOLLECTABLE ITEMS ON OFFER BOTH AS sales OR AS BUY IT KNOW IN OUR SHOP

WE DO NOT DO BUY IT NOW OFFERS BUT I WILL ALWAYS BE HAPPY TO OFFER COMBINED POSTAGE ON MULTIPLE PURCHASES


Ww2 Mint Boxed R.a.f Air Crew Europe Medal Group With Original Docs & Photos

This item has been shown 0 times.

Buy Now

Ww2 Mint Boxed R.a.f Air Crew Europe Medal Group With Original Docs & Photos:
$324




Good Conduct Medal Ww Ii picture
Good Conduct Medal Ww Ii


Lot Ww2 Selective Service Medal With Sterling Silver Lapel Pin & 3 Other Medals picture
Lot Ww2 Selective Service Medal With Sterling Silver Lapel Pin & 3 Other Medals


Us Military Academy Class Of 1939 30 Years Reunion Later Yearbook Usma Airborne picture
Us Military Academy Class Of 1939 30 Years Reunion Later Yearbook Usma Airborne


Us Naval Academy Class Of 1931 31 Years Reunion Later Yearbook Usna Annapolis picture
Us Naval Academy Class Of 1931 31 Years Reunion Later Yearbook Usna Annapolis


Us Naval Academy Class Of 1947 40 Years Reunion Later Book Usna Annapolis picture
Us Naval Academy Class Of 1947 40 Years Reunion Later Book Usna Annapolis


Lot Of 6 Ussr Soviet Medals picture
Lot Of 6 Ussr Soviet Medals


Wwii Us Uncle Sam Hat Lapel Pin Army Navy Marine Corps Coast Guard Aac Aaf Ww2 picture
Wwii Us Uncle Sam Hat Lapel Pin Army Navy Marine Corps Coast Guard Aac Aaf Ww2


Ww1/ww2 Vet American Legion,1947 Dated, New York City Convention Medal W/ribbon  picture
Ww1/ww2 Vet American Legion,1947 Dated, New York City Convention Medal W/ribbon


Vintage War Service Ship Building Badge  Collectible Rare Numbered picture
Vintage War Service Ship Building Badge Collectible Rare Numbered


Wwii Us American Flag Lapel Pin Army Navy Marine Corps Coast Guard Aac Aaf Ww2 picture
Wwii Us American Flag Lapel Pin Army Navy Marine Corps Coast Guard Aac Aaf Ww2


Follow Us!