British War Medal. Major. T. Brown. Welsh Horse. GVF

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Sold with extracts from a number of books on tunnelling on of whom confirms Captain Brown, and twenty-five others ranks left to make the final assault and details of upgrading breathing apparatus to cope with the gas left by the Germans.

The Royal Engineer institute at Chatham has a copy of the war diary of 170 company tunnellers from 12.2.1915 to 31.5.1916 and 250 company from 5.10.1915 to 31.12.1918.

A superb medal to a Tunnelling Officer and Welsh Horse Yeomanry.