WWI Pair. Royal Air Force. Minty. Aberdeen.


Correctly named 277804 Pte 2 J Minty

John was born on November 30th 1879 in Aberdeen.

He married Arrabella (sometimes Isabella) Sorrie in 1904.

He attested into the RAF in July 1918 and his address is noted as 118 John Street, Aberdeen. He was working as a carter at that time.

He went overseas to France In August 1918 and returned home in February 1919.

John died in 1955.

Medal are in (pardon the pun) mint condition, just as they came out of the box (not present).

The original silk ribbons are folded and have never been fitted to the medals.

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