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1st Bn Royal Sussex Long Service medal group

£265.00

Royal Sussex Regiment medal group

Royal Sussex Regiment medal group

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Description

Long Service and Good Conduct Great War medal group to Albert Edward Tuppen, Royal Sussex Regiment.

He entered the India  (Asiatic) theatre of war 17th August 1915.

Albert Edward Tuppen was born at Eastbourne, East Sussex, in 1890. He appears in the 1911 census with the 1st Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment, at Rawalpindi, India.

He was an accomplished athlete and this group comes with numerous sporting medallions, hockey, marathon, sprinting, hurdles. There are 7 hallmarked silver winners medallions weight totalling 104 gms with a further 4 bronze medallions.

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medals – 1914/15 Star, BWM & Victory medal pair ( L-8911 PTE. A.E. TUPPEN. R. SUSS. R. ) , Long Service medal (GVR) ( 3292244 SJT. A.E. TUPPEN. R. SUSS. R. ), medals swing mounted as worn with contact wear visible.

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