Victory Medal. James Brierley Cheshire Regiment and Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Whitworth, Rochdale


A WW1 Victory Medal on long original very tatty  ribbon named to 59313 Pte J Brierley RW Fus

James was born in 1887 he joined the 5th Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers on 10th December 1915 he was later transferred to the 3rd Garrison Battalion serving in Egypt. He later transferred to the 2nd Garrison Battalion Cheshire Regiment and went to Salonica in November 1918. He was discharged in April 1919 due to deafness aggravated by war service

His father was John L Brierley of 39 Milner St, Whitworth, Rochdale, Lancashire

Other addresses include 11 Mill Fold Facit Lancs & 3 Danial Street Whitworth near Rochdale Lancs

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