Sold for £3,500
Second World War Distinguished Flying Cross group, awarded to 146647 Flying Officer J.S. Watson, 617 Squadron Royal Air Force, comprising Distinguished Flying Cross, engraved to back date '1944', War star, Air Crew Europe star, War medal and Defence medal, mounted and framed; together with original Royal Mint box; Observer's and Air Gunner's Flying Log Book, showing 750 hours of day and night flying in mostly Halifax and Lancaster bombers; photograph of Watson with Group Captain G.L. Cheshire V.C., D.S.O. & 2 bars, D.F.C. and Wing Commander J.B. Tait D.S.O. & 3 bars, D.F.C. & bar.
Notes: awarded D.F.C. June 28th 1944 (Auth 5G/s.1705/3/P.1).
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Auction: The Medal Auction, including the David Mabon Collection, 11th Jul, 2019
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