Unique group to John Hampson: Sea Gallantry Medal (Ed VII, large type) wreck of Wild Rose 3rd Sept 1902, Edward Medal (first issue) for a rescue in the mines, Wellington pit. Memorial Plaque to son, Pte. J. H. Hampson, Border Regiment, KIA in France 1917
Served 26 years at sea, then went to serve in the mines. Includes various news cuttings.