WWII Merchant Navy group. Fireman Patrick A O’Driscoll. East Ham, Essex. SS Avila Star, sunk by Uboat WWII


An interesting boxed ww2 merchant Navy Group.

1939 star , Atlantic star , Pacific star & war medal all unnamed as issued.

transmittal slip from minister of transport confirming 4 medals .

Slip confirming Atlantic and Pacific stars .

Transmittal box named Mr p a o driscoll ,128 henniker gdns, East Ham, London, e 6 .

1939 register confirms Patrick’s birth in 1918 and he was a fireman on ss avila star .

The avila star was sunk by a uboat attack during the war with over 80 casualties and several awards for gallantry inc mbes and bems .

Scroll to Top