War medal reunited with owner's son



A First World War medal found in an abandoned garden shed is to be reunited with its owner's son after a public appeal to trace the family.
Graham Banks discovered the medal in friend Jennifer Ette's garden as he helped demolish a derelict shed two weeks ago.
The First World War victory medal was awarded to EW Follows of the Worcestershire Regiment. Despite no longer having any ribbon on it, it bears the inscription "The Great War for Civilisation 1914-1919" as well as Mr Follows' name, regiment and service number.
With worldwide commemorations of the start of the First World War... read more

 
9 August 2014 in Regional East, Views: 16
Source: Belper News
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