Royal Navy Petty Officer J. Renton R.N.(10) WW1/2 & Delhi D.
Petty Officer J. Renton R.N.(10)
Medals/ 14-15 Star/BWM/Victory/39-45 Star/Atlantic Star/Africa Star/Brit War/Defence/Deli Durbar/LSGC (10)
+ Miniature box original /no medals.
Placed on retired list 1st April 1937/ promoted to Lieutenant on retirement.
Star- Petty officer
Delhi Durber – Joseph Renton – L.SEA HMS NATAL
LS – P.O.HMS EREBUS.
HMS Natal was one of the escourt Cruisers for the Medina, which carried the Royal party to the Delhi Durbar – all ships company escourts were awarded the medal.
Served in over 20 ships of the line, including Caledonian,Erebus,Natal,Kent,Dido,Minotaur,King Alfred etc. list of service copy (although difficult to read included, as well a a number of copied details of service and report on the Kings visit to India.