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1915 Star & Victory. Ernest Winterbottom. Royal Navy. Hollingwood, Oldham, Lancashire. 21 days detention for absence. Died HMS Roxburgh 1923

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An interesting 1915 star and victory on short original ribbons.

1915 star j7615 e winterbottom ab rn .

Victory j7615 e winterbottom ls rn .

Alexander Patrick winterbottom was born at Hollingwood,  Oldham in Lancashire on 6th March 1887 .

He joined up in 1905 serving on several ships inc hms  aboukir pre war ( she would sadly we sunk along with her sisters hogue and cressey on the broad 14s with huge loss of lives ) .

He served on numerous ships during the war and was sentenced to 21 days detention for absence he continued to serve post war and died of disease 3rd July 1923 .

His next of kin was mother euginie leigh of 4 back Carrington Lane,  Hollingwood,  Oldham.

 

1915 Star & Victory. Ernest Winterbottom. Royal Navy. Hollingwood, Oldham, Lancashire. 21 days detention for absence. Died HMS Roxburgh 1923
£45.00

Availability: 1 in stock

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