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Military Cross group to Captain John Stanley Marsh Shingler, 4 Denbighshire Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Born Melbourne, Australia. MC awarded 11-12 June 1917. Wounded 2 Sept, died of wounds 4 Sept 1918, aged only 25. Lots of history, see description

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Military Cross group to Captain John Stanley Marsh Shingler, 4 Denbighshire Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Born Melbourne, Australia. MC awarded 11-12 June 1917. Wounded 2 Sept, died of wounds 4 Sept 1918, aged only 25. Lots of history, see description

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WW1 Military Cross, 1914 Star, Victory Medal group with Memorial Plaque to Captain John Stanley Marsh Shingler.

He was born in Collins Street, Melbourne, Australia. Served in the 4 Denbighshire Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers, 10 November 1914.

Later Acting Captain, 20 July 1916, while working on trenching and tramway along the Messines - Wytschaete Ridge.

He was awarded the Military Cross for an action on 11-12 June 1917 at Bluff Tunnels, in command of D Company.

He was wounded in mopping up operations at St Pierre-Vaast Wood on 2 September and died of wounds on 4 September 1918, aged only 25.

With original papers and lots of history.

 


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