2 Collections (1 NOW SOLD) for Thomas Adams .. his Medals and his Miniatures and Reference Material.
BSM. Thomas ADAMS R.A. WW2 medals + OBE (7)
2nd World War – 39/45 Medal/39/45 Star/AFRICA Star 8th Army Bar/France & Germany Star/Italy Star
Territorial Medal Efficient Service 894151 Wo.CL2 Adams R.A.
ADAMS was a Battery Sergeant Major in the R.A. and included.. his BSM Insignia.
M.B.E. Civil –
As late Secretary British Comm.Kampala.
M.B.E. in Original Box.. with card..(Never been removed from Box.)/Awarded c1970 – Died 1978 4/4/
Civil List ..71 /ADAMS. Thomas Leonard MBE (1970)
Second Secretary F.C.O. since June 1969/Born 11/12/20. HM Forces 1939-46
India Office 1946-47/Commonwealth Relations office 1947
Karachi 1951-54/Delhi 1955-57, Salisbury 1960-63
Port of Spain 1963-65,/Second Secretary 1964
C.R.O. 1965,/Kampala 1966-69.
First World War – Victory Medal S-27768 Pt T.A. AdAMS Rifle Brigade.(9th Bn)
1/1/16 – 9/5/18 – copy ent. To War Badge.& Rife Brigade Cap Badge.(Pin Damg).
INCLUDING OVERSEAS SHIPPING PRICE + £15
BSM. Thomas ADAMS (Miniatures) R.A. WW2 medals + OBE (7)+ Massive material archive
Miniature Medals and Memorabilia relating to Battery Sergeant Major Adam’s period of service in the Army – particularly the 8th Army in North Africa and Italy, and some rare re-union Menu’s etc.. for the immediate post War period.
The Picture Album shows the weapons and men of the RA in the varius countries but unique pictures of Montey in Belgium, ‘London’ Bridge crossing the Rhine, Arnham Landings, Gliders Landing, Mass Aircraft crossing into Germany / a really unique and personal view ofr the War covering a number of years and very rare personal pictures.
El Alamein 1948 Anniversary program Royal Albert Hall
Messages from Commander 1st Airborne thanking 4129 Battery for help at Arnham.
Photographs (originals) of Monty / Duke of Gloucesters visit to front in Tunisia 1942/Winstons Churchills Inspection Tripoli 1943
BSM Adams SO Book 130 – Handwritten details of orders/staff/daily life/ and containing some Messages from Montgomery to the troops.. which were to read out to all troops / – now very rare to find the originals.