Category Archives: Military Medals

Are you related to Private John HENDERSON who served in the British Machine Gun Corps during World War 1?

Tweet Are you related to a British soldier named John HENDERSON who served in the British Army during the Great War?  The man whose descendants we are looking for served in the Machine Gun Corps and Medals Gone Missing Chief … Continue reading

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Mons Star trio are missing to BEF ‘Old Contemptibles’ James CARR – Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers – Can you help?

Tweet The family of James CARR, son of  William Carr and husband of Annie Carr, of John Street, Downpatrick, (County Down) are searching for his missing First World War Medals. This medal set consists of the 1914 Star (colloquially referred … Continue reading

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Waterloo Medal of James SPARKES is sought by family – Can you help?

Tweet Over the years, on many occasions we at Medals Gone Missing have heard ‘medal and militaria’ dealers remark “Well, the family did not want the medal and that is why they sold it to me”.  However that is often … Continue reading

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First World War Victory Medal of Bertram Lawrence HERDON returned after 100 years in time for Centenary – ANZAC Memorial – Ancestry.com

Tweet The First World War Victory Medal of Major Bertram Lawrence HERDON has been returned after being missing for nearly 100 years, just in time for the Centenary of Remembrance Day.  The medal return took place at the ANZAC Memorial … Continue reading

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Medals Gone Missing & Ancestry.com assist Queensland Police with Stolen War Medals (669 N.C. NEVITT – 1st LIGHT HORSE BRIGADE)

Tweet When Queensland Police put out a call for help to find the owner of a set of stolen war medals, super sleuth and Chief Research Officer Sandra SMITH of Medals Gone Missing answered the call.  Proving that being in … Continue reading

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