WW2 Medal Groups
MiD group to Chandler HMS Faulknor
Laurence Verdun Chandler.
Naval General Service Medal 1918 clasp Palestine 1936-39 (KX.85646 L.V. CHANDLER. STO. 1. R.N., 1939-45 Star, Atlantic Star bar France and Germany, Africa Star, Italy Star, 1939-45 War Medal with Mention in Despatches Emblem, Greek Commemorative Star 1941-45, Original MiD and Greek Star Certificates, Photograph and documents.
Laurence was born Collingbourne, Pewsey, Wiltshire 1916.
Enlisted in 1935.
Served on HMS Faulknor throughout the war being Mentioned in Despatches 11 December 1945.
Discharged 1947 and appointed auxiliary constable in the War Department Constabulary.
His death was registered in Salisbury 2003.
Provenance: J.Collins 2017, R.J. Taylor 2020, Laidler 2021.