WW1 Royal Navy Trio. Blackett. Darlington.


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Correctly named to K1611 J Blackett Sto.1 RN

Joseph Blackett was born in Darlington in 1890. At the time of his enlistment, he was working as a farm labourer.

He enlisted in 1908 for 12 years. At the end of the War, he was on HMS Latona which was a minelayer. It was in Malta when it was placed on harbour duties prior to being scrapped.

Also comes with a drivers award medal dated 1966 on the clasp. This is named to F Blackett, a family member?

On original ribbon with pins for wearing.

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