Welcome, Guest
24/02/2021 23:10pm

WW1 Medal Groups

WW1 Pair, Bedford Regiment - Named To Perry

4 Month(s) Left
Price: £75.00

A WW1 Pair and WW2 Defence Medal awarded to 58590, Private Bertie Perry, who served with both the 2nd and 3rd Battalions the Cheshire Regiment in Salonika.

The details of his awards are as follows:

British War Medal and Victory Medal named to 58590 PTE. B. PERRY. CHES. R.

Defence Medal unnamed as issued.

The medals are loose and come with replacement ribbons.


Perry had prior to WW1 served with the Bedford Regiment, having left the service in 1912, he re-enlisted into the Cheshire Regiment on the 14th June 1916, and in November of that year, he moved with the regiment to serve with the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, serving in Salonika taking part in the occupation of Maziko and the capture of Barakli Jum’a, Kumli and participating in the Battle of Doiran.

When hostilities ended, the regiment moved to Gallipoli to occupy the Dardanelles Forts. His pension/service records confirming he was present with the regiment during this time can be viewed by clicking on here if you have a subscription to ‘find my past’. His Medal Index Card can be viewed by clicking on here, (if you have access to Ancestry, although a paper copy will be provided with this listing).

He left the service in 1919, having been quite ill for some time with dysentery and malaria. Having been born in August 1893 he would have been 47 at the commencement of WW2 and the group also includes a Defence Medal and Home Guard instruction book and Home Secretary Medal Award Slip. A Mr Bertie Perry, living in Hertfordshire, does appear on the 1939 Register (which can be viewed by clicking on here, again if you have access to Ancestry) - this man died in 1974.

Price £75 - please read the terms and conditions below.


Please note that all listings which are sold will remain on the site for 14 days after the day of postage to allow access to the links that are contained within each of the separate listings - after this time, the listings will be removed from the site.

Any documentation which is available on the net ‘free of charge’ will not be printed and included with your listing when it is posted to you. All pay to view documentation; such as ‘Ancestry’ held documents, will be provided as a part of the price paid for the listing (where specifically stated).

Layaway facility to suite your budget is available, details on request.

Why not part-exchange your un-wanted medals against your purchase?

Postage, £5 Recorded Delivery for orders under £40, £14 Special Delivery for orders over £40, Overseas postage will be agreed with the buyer on a sale by sale basis.

South Africa courier service £45.00.

Returns accepted for items returned within 7 days of receipt only if medal/medals are not as described.

Payment types accepted, £ Sterling or € Euros cash, Sterling Cheque, Sterling Bank Transfer, Paypal, (but only if your prepared to use the ‘send money to friends and family’ function).

WANTED ALL items, all periods to the surname HAIGH or BROWNRIDGE.

Any queries please contact by email or, by mobile: 07729 479618.


Seller Information:
  • Sellers Name:
    Phil Haigh
  • Item Location:
    Robin Hood's Bay, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
  • Sellers Telephone Number:
    07729 479618
  • Payment Types Accepted:
    Any but Paypal

Other medals you may like...

1914-15 Star to Robinson
22nd Durham L.I. Prisoner
Officer Plaque Chadwick,
pair to Army Ordnance Cor
1914-15 Star Trio to Hadl
Mercantile Marine John Hu
Prev Next