WW2 Medal Groups
Merchant Navy Group with photos docs etc to Emmett
Arthur Campbell Emmett,
1939-45 Star, Atlantic Star, Pacific Star, 1939-45 War Medal, Original Photograph, Service Book, Membership Book, Invitation to Buckingham Palace, his father's Passport, etc.
Arthur was born Whitley Bay 1919.
Joins the Port Jackson 1940 serving throughout the war being discharged 1951.
He becomes a Councillor in the Conservative party on the Golborne Council. Attends A Buckingham Palace garden party in1988. Arthur was an active charity volunteer who raised substantial amounts in Leigh.
His death is registered in Knowsley district in 2002.
Provenance: ????, R.J. Taylor 2020, Laidler 2021.