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WW1 BRITISH MILITARY CROSS GROUP OF FOUR MEDALS AWARDED TO CAPTAIN LILEY.
This superb set of medals comprises the Military cross, this is an especially desirable example as the reverse side of the medal is engraved with the original owners details, J.A.LILEY LIEUT RAMC OCT 4TH 1916 (normally these are plain with out owners details). The 1914/15 cross and which is engraved on the reverse side, LIEUT J.A.LILEY RAMC. War medal and Victory medal both of which are engraved, Captain J.A.LILEY. The medals are complete with there original ribbons which are parade mounted with large metal pin to the reverse side. Complete with a fine matching set of four miniature medals and an original black leatherette velvet lined storage box for the medals. This officer is listed in the official 1917 London Gazette for the award of the military cross, temporary Lieutenant James Arthur Liley RAMC, he attended the wounded in the open and in the front trenches under heavy shell fire, his coolness under heavy fire had a great moral effect on the men. Other research confirms he was wounded in 1917. A superb set of medals to a very brave British officer. [Condition: Mint]