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Welsh regiment Victory medal

Article about: I picked this one up a while back but never started a thread on it. A Victory medal to Private William Lewis of the Welsh Regiment, who later transferred to the Labour Corps, so I assume he

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    I picked this one up a while back but never started a thread on it. A Victory medal to Private William Lewis of the Welsh Regiment, who later transferred to the Labour Corps, so I assume he was wounded. Number for the Welsh which is marked on the medal is 27768 and for the Labour Corps is 224767. I got a copy of his IMC with it which shows he was entitled to a pair and not a trio. Sadly his MIC does not show where and when he first served, though probably post 1915 as he was not entitled to a star medal.
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    Regards,

    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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    Sadly I cannot find a service record for him.

    Cheers, Ade.
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    Quote by Adrian Stevenson View Post
    Sadly I cannot find a service record for him.

    Cheers, Ade.
    Thanks for trying Ade. I know for many all that can be found is the MIC, whilst for others quite full records can be found it is seems to be a bit of luck either way.
    Regards,

    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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