Military Medal, George V R. C-12980 Private Charles N. Alexander. 21st Yeoman Rifles Battalion Kings Royal Rifle Corps. Almost Mint.

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A Great War ‘Western Front’ M.M. awarded to Private C. N. Alexander, 21st (Yeoman Rifles) Battalion, King’s Royal Rifle Corps. Formed at Duncombe Park, Hemsley.

A Poultry Farmer from Shipley Yorkshire, where he was born in 1883, attested for the King’s Royal Rifle Corps on 11 November 1915. He served in the Great War, first on the Western Front, where he was awarded the Military Medal, before later service in Italy. He was discharged due to sickness on 10 February 1919 and awarded a Silver War Badge.

Sold with copy paperwork including his Medal Index Card, his entry on the Silver War Badge roll and medical records.