WW1 Medal Groups
RNVR group to Ratcliffe with Croix de Guerre etc
19114-15 Star, (MID. L. RATCLIFFE. R.N.R.), British War Medal, Victory Medal, (LIEUT. L. RATCLIFFE. R.N.V.R.), Defence Medal, 1939-45 War Medal, French Croix de Guerre avec Palme, Original Photograph, Boxes of Issue, Original CdeG Certificate.
Born 1895 at Runcorn.
1911 joins Merchant Navy.
1912 appointed to Oropesa as a midshipman Royal Naval Reserve.
1916 Temporary Sub-Lieutenant Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve on the Halcyon.
1917 Lieutenant and awarded the French Croix de Guerre for destruction of mines.
1943 Commissioned into the RNVR Special Branch.
1960 dies Liverpool.