Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria

Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (10 November 2021) Catalogue Cover

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Named Collections

Ron Wright

Ron Wright

Ron was a collector who had a love of shipping, military history and travel. Born in Melbourne, Australia, he later grew up in Geelong. While at school he became interested in shipping, often riding his bike to the docks where his knowledge of both merchant and naval ships began. In 1964 he sailed t...

Special Collections

Medals from the Collection of the Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum

Medals from the Collection of the Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum

The Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum holds at its core the rich histories of Oxfordshire’s two former County Regiments: The Queens Own Oxfordshire Hussars (in which Oxfordshire-born Winston Churchill served and was associated...
The Colonel Farnes Collection

The Colonel Farnes Collection

I started collecting Third Reich militaria from the age of 10 when, in 1948, a school-friend arrived with six medals from the Third Reich era. To my mind the Wehrmacht produced perhaps the most attractive array of medals and comba...