Territorial Medal group to Major John Neville Evans. Royal Signals. Dunkirk veteran

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A swing mounted as worn on original ribbons WW2 group unnamed except for the officers territorial decoration dated 1950 and named to Major JN Evans Royal Signals

Also included are his miniature medals full size Dunkirk medal and various badges buttons etc

There is also copies of London Gazette entries confirming his ranks and dates of promotion etc

John Neville Evans was born 23rd Jan 1916 he joined the 53rd Welsh Divisional Signals on 20th Feb 1937

He went to France with the BEF and was evacuated from Dunkirk

He then went on to serve in Africa and Italy steadily rising through the ranks between July and sept 1946 he was acting Lieut Colonel

 

He went on serving in the Territorial Army Signals until he retired in 1960 at the rank of Major

He was once the landlord of the harbour master public house in Aberaeron Wales he died 22nd April 1993

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