Victory Medal on replacement ribbon named to 265004 C Sjt C Banks W Rid R
John enlisted on 18th December 1896 .
He served throughout WW1 and was also entitled to a British War Medal with a Territorial Force War Medal & Silver War Badge (whereabouts unknown)
He finished the war as a Colour Sjt/Acting Warrant Officer Class 2
Discharged aged 55 due to sickness on 17th October 1918 .
Address given as 14 Ronville Street, Skipton, Yorkshire.
More research needed into possible other units served given the length of his service.