A Great War, Double India General Service Medal, Mesopotamia Meritorious Service, Long Service Group of 9 to Major Charles Frederick Rogers

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A Great War, Double India General Service Medal, Mesopotamia Meritorious Service, Long Service Group of 9 awarded to Major Charles Frederick Rogers Royal Indian Army Service Corps comprising 1914-15 Star,…
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A Great War, Double India General Service Medal, Mesopotamia Meritorious Service, Long Service Group of 9 awarded to Major Charles Frederick Rogers Royal Indian Army Service Corps comprising 1914-15 Star, (S. Sergt. C. F. Rogers, S.&T. Corps), 1914-1920 British War and Victory Medals, (S-Sergt. C. F. Rogers, S. & T. C.), India General Service Medal 1908-35, 3 clasps, Afghanistan NWF 1919, Mahsud 1919-20, Waziristan 1919-21, (S. Sergt. C. F. Rogers. 64/Mule Corps.), India General Service Medal 1936-39, one clasp, North West Frontier 1936-37, (Major C.F. Rogers, R.I.A.S.C.), Jubilee Medal 1935, unnamed as issued, Coronation Medal 1937, unnamed as issued, Meritorious Service Medal, GVR, (S. Sjt C.F. Rogers S&T Corps.), Long Service and Good Conduct Medal, GVR, (Sub-Condr. C.F. Rogers. I.A.S.C.) extremely fine.

Meritorious Service Medal London Gazette 15th October 1918 for Mesopotamia.

Charles Frederick Rogers was born on the 12th November 1886. He Served during the Great War and in India as Staff Sergeant, Supply and Transport Corps, 64th Mule Corps in Afghanistan. Received Long Service and Good Conduct Medal by Indian Army Order no.452 of 31st May 1924 as Sub-Conductor, I.A.S.C. Meritorious Service Medal awarded in the London Gazette of the 15th October 1918 for “Valuable Services in Mesopotamia”.

First Commissioned on the 2st January 1935. Major & Commissary 1st January 1937 and by October he was serving in the 14th District Supply Company at Bannu. By April 1939 he was in the Special Supernumarary List, R.I.A.S.C. and serving in 8th D.S.C. at Calcutta. By June he had transferred to the 7th D.S.C. at Jullundur.

Sold with photograph, copy London Gazette entries, copy Meritorious Service Medal card. Medals mounted in old velvet frame, possibly also entitled to a GSM 1918-62, one clasp, and Great War MiD. Worthy of further research.

Specification

Medal Type

Military Medals

Medal Category

Campaign Groups and Pairs

Medal Monarch

George VI

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