Post WW2 Medal Groups
WW2 Medal Group, Long Service, WO, RAF - Named To Mackerall
A WW2 medal group awarded to 562819, Warrant Officer, William Harold Mackrell who served with the Royal Air Force. There are a number of details regarding Mackrell on Ancestry which can be viewed by clicking on here. In summary, Mackrell was born in November 1912 at Andover, Hampshire and enlisted into the RAF on his 18th birthday in November 1930.
Some limited details regarding his service can be viewed by clicking on here, (if you have a subscription to ‘find my past’), although his Service Book does provide further details and does confirm the issue of the WW2 campaign stars.
It’s clear that Mackrell was a career RAF serviceman, it does not seem that he ever married or had any children, he died at Andover in 2001 aged 89.
The details of his awards are as follows:
1939-45 Star unnamed as issued.
Africa Star (with North Africa Clasp), unnamed as issued.
Italy Star unnamed as issued.
Defence Medal unnamed as issued.
British War Medal unnamed as issued.
R.A.F. Medal For Long Service & Good Conduct named to 562819 W/O W.H. MACKERALL RAF.
Further details of WW2 medal award criteria, can be viewed by clicking on here and scrolling to the relevant medal entry.
The medals are swing mounted and this listing also includes Mackrell’s Service Book, containing many details regarding his services in the RAF, his ‘Office Sign’ and a number of pictures of Mackrell showing him in uniform with the medals along with a number of cap badges and mess bill.
Price £175 - please read the terms and conditions below.
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