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C - WW I
(6B) Pair (BWM, Victory): 21135 Pte W.L. Coleman, 7-Can.Inf:
Medals unmounted, deeply toned, NEF Appears en...

Cat. #: 10/74/1
Section: Medals in Groups
Sub Section: C - WW I
Title: (6B) Pair (BWM, Victory): 21135 Pte W.L. Coleman, 7-Can.Inf:
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Description:
Medals unmounted, deeply toned, NEF Appears entitled to 1914-15 Star; not present. Walter Lewis Colemen was born at Shrewsbury, England on 20 Jan 1878. A member of the active militia, he attested for service in the CEF at Camp Valcartier on 23 Sep 1914, at age 36, becoming an original member of the 11th Bn. He served in France and Flanders with the 7th (1st British Columbia) Bn [ 2nd Bde, 1st Div]. He was killed in action on 24 April 1915 during the Second Battle of Ypres and is buried in Perth Cemetery (China Wall) near Ypres [Ieper] Belgium. Sold with a copy of his Attestation Paper from his LAC file and commemorative details from the CWGC.
Price: $ 295.00
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