A Great WW2 Medal Group No.6 Commando 2nd Bn Hampshire Regiment. POW Escapee

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WW2 Medal Group No.6 Commando 2nd Bn Hampshire Regiment

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A Great WW2 Medal Group No.6 Commando 2nd Bn Hampshire Regiment.

A grouping to a Capt Gerald J Jones No 6 Commando. Taken Prisoner of War in Italy and escaped being mentioned in dispatches.

Consisting of his WW2 medals mounted for wear and miniatures: 1939-45 Star, Africa Star and 1st army bar, Italy Star, France and German Star, Defence Medal and Victory Medal with Mention In Dispatches. Citation for mentioned in dispatches. Letter from war office granting the Rank of Captain.

Prisoner of war letter from 153962 LIEUT G. JONES 6 Troop 6.Commando

Other Prisoner of War ephemera relating to Lieut G. Jones. Inc letter from his father.

Photo of Lieut G. Jones

Old comrades Association "The Army Commandos" membership book.

A commemorative Fairbairn Sykes Commando Knife made by Wilkinson Sword, Etched on one side No. 6 Commando and the other CAPT G.JONES.

Extensive paper work, facsimile, pertaining to Lieutenant G. J. Jones military career.

Saw action in North Africa. Captured in Tunis. POW in Italy. Escaped and rejoined army in 6 Troop Commando received Mention in Dispatches. 

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